Crumber

Object Number: 
1957.17
Date: 
ca. 1878
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 5/8 in. ( 30.2 x 6.7 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "1847 ROGERS BROS. A"
Description: 
Silver-plated table crumber in the Lorne pattern; upturned oval handle with six bands of foliate and geometric decoration; flat ovoid blade with lower straight edge and upper in form of extended spade with scalloped trefoil crown; center of blade face engraved with geometric foliate scroll decoration; maker's marks stamped along the underside of the stem.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Ripley Hitchcock
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group