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Dessert Knife

Knife

Dutch?
late 17th century


Dimensions

19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1415

Medium or Technique

Steel, agate

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Agate handle with silver? Tip and white metal band marked = multiple hand-drawn marks=. Bright steel blade marked with a dagger (?) and a bunch of grapes(?)

Provenance

By 1910, Dr. Samuel Abbott Green (b. 1830 - d. 1918), Boston; 1919, bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 4, 1919)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dr. Samuel A. Green