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Knife (Netherlands), ca. 1680–1700

This is a Knife. It is dated ca. 1680–1700 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is ivory, silver, steel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor L. Metzenberg. It is credited The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg.

Its dimensions are

L x W: 23.6 x 2.3 cm (9 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

On blade: unidentified cutler's mark

It is inscribed

On ferrule: W v D S

Cite this object as

Knife (Netherlands), ca. 1680–1700; ivory, silver, steel; L x W: 23.6 x 2.3 cm (9 5/16 x 7/8 in.); The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-167

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