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Knife, fork, spoon, and corkscrew in a case (Étui de couvert)

Maker:
Anonymous
Date:
late 17th or 18th century
Culture:
probably French or Italian
Medium:
Steel, iron, partly inlaid with horn; leather
Dimensions:
Knife: L. 6 5/8 in x W. 5/8 in. Fork: L. 5 7/8 in x W. 5/8 in. Spoon: L. 5 7/8 in., W. 1 1/2 in. Corkscrew (open): L. 3 1/2 in, W. 1 1/2 in. Case (closed): L. 9 in., W. 2 5/8 in; D. 2 1/2 in.
Classification:
Metalwork-Steel
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph G. Reinis, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.323.1a, b–.5
Not on view
Marking: on the knife blade: Cutler’s mark (unidentified).
Samuel Yellin ; Claire Yellin (until 2007; to Reinis) ; Joseph G. Reinis , New York (2007–11; to MMA)
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