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Butter knife

Object Number: 
1830 - 1850
Silver, mother-of-pearl
Overall: 7 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in. ( 18.4 x 2.9 x 1 cm )
stamped: on the blade: bust, [?], star all in rectangles
Silver butter knife with an ovoid mother-of pearl handle, a molded handle socket and a flat curved blade scrolled above the joint; maker's marks stamped on the blade.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. George E. Cornell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group