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Knife

Date:
1839–40
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Length: 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rev. Alfred Duane Pell, 1925
Accession Number:
25.130.10
Not on view
Marking: [1] Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);
[2] Leopard's head (London assay office mark);
[3] Queen's head (duty mark);
[4] D in shield (London date letter for 1839–40);
[5] CB [or GB] (unidentified maker's mark).

Location of marks:
On blade
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1925; bequeathed to MMA)
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