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knife

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Description
Dinner knife. Slightly-upturned steel blade with rounded tip is welded into bolster of cast aluminum handle which is ribbed overall with empty shield on one side. Scratched overall. Minor stains at tip of blade.
Blade is etched in cursive script: “Warranted/Sheffield England/Stainless/Steel”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
knife, dinner
Object Type
cutlery
date made
after 1915
place made
United Kingdom: England, Sheffield, Sheffield
Physical Description
metal, aluminum (handle material)
metal, steel (blade material)
Measurements
overall: 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 3/4 in;.635 cm x 20.955 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
1986.0531.239
accession number
1986.0531
catalog number
1986.0531.239
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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