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Butter knives (8)

Butter knives (8)
Butter knives (8)
Butter knives (8)
Butter knives (8)
Butter knives (8)
Butter knives (8)
Title
Butter knives (8)
Date 
ca. 1911
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
each overall: 5 7/8 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 14.9 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Eight silver butter knives with flat, threaded wavy-end handles with crown tips and the engraved initials, "LSG" in script; flat rounded blades; maker's marks stamped on the handles. "Plymouth" pattern, issued by Groham in 1911.
Credit Line 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Object Number 
INV.14542a-h
Marks 
engraved: on the handles: "LSG" in script stamped: on the handles: "PAT/ 1911" beside lion passant in a chamfered square, anchor in a shield and a gothic "G" in a chamfered square
Gallery Label 
LSG is Louise Stafford Gilder, the donor.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group