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Knife handle

Knife handle

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    porcelain with a painted floral design in pink and green

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. H. Fitzhenry

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Knife handle painted in colours, with curved knob at the end, painted with a bouquet tied with ribbons in blue and with sprays of flowers in pink and green, with a black outline.

Place of Origin

China (made)


ca. 1770 (made)


Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

porcelain with a painted floral design in pink and green


Length: 10.8 cm

Descriptive line

Porcelain knife handle with pink and green bouquet design, Chinese, ca. 1770

Production Note

from label



Subjects depicted



Porcelain; Household objects


East Asia Collection

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