Mincing Knife

Mincing Knife

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Description
Top-handled chopping or mincing knife with single, curved cutting-edge blade soldered to a serpentine T-shape handle with dark wood grips. Undulating top edges of blade accented by graduated dots of inlaid brass. Two birds-eye rivets on each grip. Maker's name and date etched on handle shaft.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
chopper, food
date made
1974
place made
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
wood (handle material)
brass (decoration material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 7.3025 cm x 12.065 cm
ID Number
1983.0250.09
catalog number
1983.0250.09
accession number
1983.0250
subject
Craftsman
Household Tools and Equipment
Food Processing
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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