Artist:Gorham Manufacturing Company
Medium: Silver with enamel inlay, steel
Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. (35.9 x 3.8 x 2.9 cm)
Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Accession Number: 87.125.1
Catalogue Description: Knife, silver with enamel inlay; part of three-piece carving set (87.125.1-.3). Steel blade. Silver handle inlaid on both sides with enamels of dark blue, light blue, brown, burgundy, mauve and yellow in abstract, geometric patterns in the Japanese taste; engraved decoration highlights the silver in areas between enamel. Rectangular collar with concave sides at juncture of handle and blade. CONDITION: Normal wear, especially to blade. Enamel chipped at two burgundy triangles and light blue circles on one side.