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Table Knife

Table Knife

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Currently not on view
Object Name
knife
Object Type
flatware
date made
1890 - 1910
place made
United States: Connecticut
place sold; place purchased
United States: Indiana, Greencastle
place owned; place used
United States: Illinois, Albion
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 23.7 cm x 2.2 cm; 9 5/16 in x 7/8 in
overall: 3/8 in x 9 3/8 in x 7/8 in;.9525 cm x 23.8125 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
DL.380485C
catalog number
380485C
accession number
153231
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Margaret Edmiston Gamon
subject
Eating
Knives
Illinois
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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