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Knife Box

Inlaid edges and shell design in center of cover. Silver keyhole and shield engraved edges and 'H' in script. Shaped front, three molded feet. Inside: inlaid star in center of cover spaces for 24 small and 24 large knives and 4 carvers. Late 19th-century copy of a Sheraton form.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. Bartol, John W. Bartol, and Abigail W. Clark

late 19th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

RES.27.85

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture