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Knife Handle (Germany)

This is a Knife handle. It is dated ca. 1700–1800 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is brass. 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.

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Knife Handle (Germany); brass; The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-261-b

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