each overall: 5 7/8 x 1 x 1/8 in. ( 14.9 x 2.5 x 0.3 cm )
Twelve silver butter knives with pointed handles with chamfered borders, threaded shield reserves on one side engraved, "S" in gothic script, with embossed laurel garlands around each and full midribs on the undersides; flat blade, curved on one side and scalloped on the other; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
engraved: on the handle: "S" in gothic script
stamped: on the underside of the handle: Native-American bust conforming, "STERLING" in a scrolled cartouche
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