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Knife

Knife

  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1525 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Chiselled steel formerly gilt

  • Museum number:

    5597A-1859

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

One of a set of three knife blades, the handle of chiselled steel, formerly gilt, which can be entirely separated and used as distinct knives

Place of Origin

France (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1525 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Chiselled steel formerly gilt

Dimensions

Length: 8.62 in

Object history note

ex Soulages Collection

Descriptive line

One of a set of three knife blades, the handle of chiselled steel, formerly gilt, possibly France, ca.1525

Materials

Steel; Gold

Techniques

Forging (metal forming); Chiselling; Gilding

Categories

Eating; Metalwork; Tableware & cutlery

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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