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Letter Opener (Denmark)

This is a letter opener. It was manufactured by Georg Jensen Sølvsmedie. We acquired it in 1991. Its medium is stainless steel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Mel Byars.

Its dimensions are

13.3 x 1.9 cm (5 1/4 x 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Letter Opener (Denmark); Manufactured by Georg Jensen Sølvsmedie (Denmark); stainless steel; 13.3 x 1.9 cm (5 1/4 x 3/4 in.); Gift of Mel Byars; 1991-59-35

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