Butter knife

Object Number: 
INV.14540c
Date: 
ca. 1856
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 18.1 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on base: "A. E. W." in a rectangle
Description: 
silver butter knife with a double-swell fiddle handle with foliate scroll and bead decoration; flat blade with a rounded end; maker's marks stamped on the blades.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group