Inscription: engraved on body in interlaced script (reverse cipher): JES
engraved on handle: S / I(with cross bar) [pellet] E
Marking: marked on underside: K TE(conjoined) (in rectangle)
Johannes Schuyler (1668–1747) and Elizabeth Staats Wendell Schuyler (ca. 1659–1737), Albany, New York; by descent to Annie Clarkson (1856–1929); gift to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1927.