Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Knife, Bread
Description:
Blade of knife serrated on middle of right side with scallops on lower right and scallops and angle to point on upper right; left side mostly straight with slight top curved to point and a little scalloping lower left; "1/2" wide handle widens into a round medallion with small point at end of handle; classical figure in medallion; marked: eagle with spread wings, in a circle/ "A" over "C" in diamond/ head in circle surfaces of blade and handle feature flat scrollwork, abstract floral, with negative (background) space filled with horizontal lines; reverse side is completely smooth; knife is flat and relatively 2-dimensional.
Object ID:
1997.5.189
Dimensions:
W-1.25 L-11.25 inches
Year Range from:
1800
Material:
Silver
Year Range to:
1886
Made:
Albert Coles
Place of Origin:
USA/New York State/New York City
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