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1950

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1983

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Obelisk pattern Knife, 1950

This is a Knife. It was designed by Erick Herlow. It is dated 1950 and we acquired it in 1983. Its medium is steel, stainless. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

cm: L: 21 x W: 1.7 x D: 0.7

It has the following markings

On reverse of terminal: COPEN-; HAGEN; CUTLERY; DENMARK

Cite this object as

Obelisk pattern Knife, 1950; Designed by Erick Herlow (Denmark); Denmark; steel, stainless; cm: L: 21 x W: 1.7 x D: 0.7; 1983-23-7

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