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Butter knife

English (Birmingham)
1835–36
Marked by George Unite


Object Place: Europe, Birmingham, England

Dimensions

16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.433

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver, ivory

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Silver blade, ivory handle.

Inscription

Engraved on the blade, "H. Dawes / to / Hannah Newcomb".

Markings

Marked, H. Dawes to Hannan Newcomb. Mark: Birmingham 1835.

On the blade, maker's mark mostly obscured, GU in an oval (sim to Jackson, 1989ed, p357); lion passant; anchor; sovereign's head; date letter m (1835/6).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland, in the name of Hannah Dawes