Butter knives (2)
each overall: 7 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in. ( 19.4 x 2.9 x 1.3 cm )
engraved: on the front of the handles: "LS" in script engraved: on the undersides of the handles: "RS" in script and "ECG" in script Marked: "G BOYCE" in rectangle
Pair of silver butter knives with upturned threaded fiddle handles with midribs on both sides; handles engraved, "LS" in script on the fronts, and "RS" in script and "ECS" on the undersides; flared shoulders and flat curved blades; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the stems.
These butter knives descended through Jonathan Dayton Williamson and Louise Schermerhorn to the donor.
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillin
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