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knife

knife

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Currently not on view
Object Name
knife
Object Type
flatware
date made
1850 - 1900
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Associated Place
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
silver plate (blade material)
steel (blade material)
silver (bolster material)
mother of pearl (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 23.7 cm x 2.1 cm; 9 5/16 in x 13/16 in
overall: 1/2 in x 9 3/8 in x 7/8 in; 1.27 cm x 23.8125 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
DL.61.0546B
catalog number
61.0546B
accession number
235049
Credit Line
Gift of Miss E. Boyd
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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