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Fragment of knife handle

Fragment of knife handle
Title
Fragment of knife handle
Date 
1770-1810
Medium 
Bone, iron
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 7.9 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Bone and iron knife handle fragment; engraved lines on grips.
Credit Line 
Gift of Maurice Blumenthal
Object Number 
1921.30b
Gallery Label 
This knife handle was found in 1920 during subway excavations at Broad and Front Streets in lower Manhattan.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group