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Luncheon knife, part of a fifteen-piece place setting

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The utensil has a plain ovoid end.

Inscription

“B / L N” engraved on handle.

Marks

“STAINLESS” or “GEBELEIN / STAINLESS” struck on knife blades, which often have “STERLING” stamped on side of handle as well.

Provenance

Commissioned in 1929 from Gebelein by the donors, who gave it to the Museum in 1981.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Knife, part of a fifteen-piece place setting

1929

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1981.379f

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware