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Knife Box

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Mahogany, 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 knif ves and 4 carvers.

Credit Line

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

1780

Object Place

England

Dimensions

40 x 24.76 x 32.07 cm (15 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.27.84

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture