Butter knife

Object Number: 
INV.14189
Date: 
1848-1853
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in. ( 18.7 x 2.9 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handle: "CJL" in script stamped: on the undersdie of the handle: "TIFFANY YOUNG & ELLIS" incuse
Description: 
Silver butter knife with an upturned, threaded pointed handle with c-scrolls, foliate decoration and the engraved initials, "CJL" in script; flate curved blade; maker's mark stamped on the underside of the handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Townsend Lawrence
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group