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Luncheon Knife

Luncheon Knife

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Currently not on view
Object Name
knife
Object Type
flatware
date made
1881 - 1898
patent date
1881-05-03
maker
Simpson, Hall, Miller, and Co.
place made
United States: Connecticut, Wallingford
place used
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 18.6 cm x 1.8 cm; 7 5/16 in x 11/16 in
overall: 1/8 in x 7 3/8 in x 3/4 in;.3175 cm x 18.7325 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
DL.68.0464A
catalog number
68.0464A
accession number
274913
Credit Line
Bequest of August Mencken
subject
Eating
Knives
Patented
Baltimore, MD
German American
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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