Knife

English (London)
about 1740
Artist Unidentified artist


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

L. 21.3 cm (8 3/8 in.); W. 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.292

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Each knife has a tapering octagonal pistol handle formed from two vertically seamed cast pieces.

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA in Memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914). (Accession Date: March 2, 1933).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)