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"Lap-Over-Edge" Flatware

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Charles T. Grosjean ; Tiffany & Co. ; Joseph Rodgers and Sons ; Edward Chandler Moore

Date

1880

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Lap-Over-Edge' Flatware, Charles T. Grosjean      ;    Tiffany & Co.      ;    Joseph Rodgers and Sons      ;    Edward Chandler Moore
"Lap-Over-Edge" Flatware: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver, gold, copper, and bronze
Size: 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 7/8 in. (1.27 x 29.21 x 2.22 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, New York, New York
Culture: North America, United States, New York
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Marks owner's monogram overlaid on back: [EMM]; [M]; [Tiffany & Co.]; number; on knife blade: [V*R JOSEPH RODGERS & SONS CUTLERS TO HER MAJESTY]
Physical Description: Tiffany dinner knife, from a set of flat silver, hammered sterling silver with gold, copper and bronze ornaments; blade cast by Joseph Rodgers and Sons, London; flora and fauna motif, each piece being individual and distinct
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Given in memory of Katharine Pillsbury McKee
Accession Number: 74.59.1
Artist: Edward Moore, American
Role: Designer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American

Artist: Charles Grosjean, American (dates unknown)
Role: Designer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American (dates unknown)

Artist: Tiffany & Co., New York City, est. 1853
Role: Maker
Nationality: American
Life Dates: New York City, est. 1853

Artist: Joseph Rodgers and Sons, London
Role: Caster
Nationality:
Life Dates: London
Added to Site: February 28, 2009