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Knife from a 5 Piece Place Setting, Sphere Pattern

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES ca. 1990
DIMENSIONS 1/2 x 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (1.3 x 2.2 x 24.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Impressed above knob on underside of handle: "IZABEL LAM"
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Izabel Lam International
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CAPTION Izabel Lam. Knife from a 5 Piece Place Setting, Sphere Pattern, ca. 1990. Bronze, 1/2 x 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (1.3 x 2.2 x 24.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Izabel Lam International, 1991.93.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1991.93.1.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.1991.93.1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bronze knife, "Sphere" pattern; straight blade with rounded end. Undulating handle, terminating in a hammered textured knob. CONDITION: Excellent; tiny surface scratch tip proper right near edge of blade.
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