Table knives (10)

Object Number: 
INV.14528a-j
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver plate
Dimensions: 
each overall: 11 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in. ( 28.9 x 3.2 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the blades: "JOSEPH VATPIN & BROTHERS" over a floral hallmark over, "UTLERS TO HER MAJESTY/ NO 32 NORFORK ST/ SHEFFIELD"
Description: 
Ten silver plated table knives with double swell fiddle handles, cast in vertical halves, with all over foliate scroll decotation; oval egg and dart handle sockets fitted with flat, curved blades; makers' marks stamped on the blades.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise S. Gilder, 12/14/73
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group