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Fruit knife

Silver blade, mother-of- pearl handle; in original leather box with label of Gravet.

Inscription

Framed monogram of engraved on blade

Provenance

Swan Collection. 1921, bequest of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol to the MFA.

Credit Line

Swan Collection. Gift of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol

French (Paris), 1797–1809

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

21.1277

Medium or Technique

Silver, mother-of-pearl

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver