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What is this?

Flatware design: knives.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated 1979–80 and we acquired it in 2009. Gift of Gerald Gulotta.

Its medium is

graphite on tracing paper

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 30.8 x 20.5 cm (12 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.) (irregular)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: butter spreads / handle

This object has been tagged:

This object was designed by Gerald Gulotta (American, b. 1921)

This object was donated by Gerald Gulotta (American, b. 1921) and agent: Laura Gulotta

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