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Object Name: Knife rest
Date: 1805-1806
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 2.9 x 6 x 2.9 cm )
Place made: Europe, England, London
Description: silver knife rest; two cast, triangular ends with rounded corners with three circular stretchers between; engraved, "I. C" in gothic script on one end; maker's marks stamped on the other end.
Credit Line: Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number: 1939.155
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Marks: engraved: one end: "I. C" in gothic script stamped: opposite end: "TJ" in a rectangle, king's head in an oval, lion passant in a rectangle, "K" in a rectangle

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This knife rest belonged to the Corse family.