Butter knives (2)
each overall: 7 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/8 in. ( 18.7 x 3.2 x 1 cm )
engraved: on one handle: "LS/ LPS/ JDW" in script stamped: on the blades: three pseudohallmarks, "C", lion passant, bust all in rectangles
Pair of silver butter knives with threaded ovoid handles, cast in to vertical halves, with molded handle sockets and flat curved blades; on handle engraved, "LS/ LPS/ JDW" in script; maker's marks stamped on the blades.
These butter knives descended through Jonathan Dayton Williamson and Louise Schermerhorn.
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillin
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