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Knife from a Set of Knives and Forks (one of 36)

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Knife from a Set of Knives and Forks (one of 36)

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Porcelain handles are painted in turquoise or bleu celeste pebbled cacotte d'or. On the side of each handle is a reserved white panel with a single exotic bird in a landscape, all in colors. Probably Minton handles imitating Sevres.

Category:
CERAMICS, ENGLISH
Object name:
Knife from a Set of Knives and Forks (one of 36)
Made from:
Porcelain -- silver gilt
Made in:
ENGLAND: London
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
overall __8.00 IN
overall __20.32 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.44.30
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK __London, 1925-1926, maker's mark C M J M in a shield
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973