Meriden Cutlery Co. designs in collections, at auction, and in expositions (2016)

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A. Meriden Cutlery Co. designs in collections

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1850s

Three knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1850-75). Three knives. Silver-plated steel with ivory handles. (Accession nos. 73.420A-C. Viewed 13 November 2016. AAA00426-22.)

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Dinner knife

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1855). Dinner knife. Bone, silver. (Accession no. 1971.1100. Viewed 21 July 2016. A01089.)

Fruit knife set

Meriden Cutlery Co. (c. 1855). Fruit knife set. Steel, silver plate, mother-of-pearl. (Accession no. 76.144.39-A, B, C, D, E, F,G, H, I, J, K, L. Viewed 14 May 2017. A02436.)

Fruit knife set

Meriden Cutlery Co. (c. 1855). Fruit knife set (12 knives). Steel, silver plate, mother-of-pearl. (Accession no. 76.144.40. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02119.)

Two knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1855). Two knives with bone handles. Steel, bone, silver plate. (Accession nos. H.1971.128.5-6. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02657-58.)


1860s

Pair of knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1860-80). Pair of knives. Steel, ivory. (Accession nos. 85.29.6 a,b. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02103.)


1870s

Flatware set

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1870-1900). Flatware set. Wood, steel, bone. (Accession no. 72.47.3F-I . Viewed 14 May 2017. A02142.)

Set of 15 butter knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1875-1900). Set of 15 butter knives. (Accession no. 76.144.41. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02108.)


1900s

Four dinner forks

Meriden Cutlery Company. (c. 1900). Four dinner forks. Ivory, metal. (Accession nos. H 11433.001-04. Viewed 7 September 2017. G00210-13.)

Dinner knife

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1900-24). Dinner knife. Bone. (Accession no. 1969.19081. Viewed 21 July 2016. A01090.)


1910s

Six knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (c. 1910). Six knives. (Accession no. 1995.117-152.1-6. (Viewed 6 April 2017. A01913-18.)

Three knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (1910). Three knives with bone handle. Bone, steel. (Accession nos. H.1995.34.11-13. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02665-67>)


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Two knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (undated). Two knives. (Accession no. 1976.212.1-2. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01911-12.)

Two bone-handled knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (undated). Two bone-handled knives. (Accession no. 62.112.15-A, B. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02114.)

Three bone-handled knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (undated ). Three bone-handled knives. (Accession no. 63.31.12-A[-H]. Updated 14 May 2017. A02434.)

Knife

Meriden Cutlery Co. (undated). Knife. [See accession no. 666.64.3A-F (permanent collection) Viewed 11 June 2017. A02680.]


B. Meriden Cutlery Co. designs at auction

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Six tea knives

Meriden Cutlery Co. (undated). 6 tea knives with carved mother of pearl handles. (Viewed 1 January 2017. A00370.)


C. Meriden Cutlery Co. designs in expositions

1860s 1865 (specific dates unknown). American Institute fair, New York.


1870s 1870 (specific dates unknown). American Institute fair, New York.

1871 (specific dates unknown). American Institute fair, New York.

10 May - 10 November 1876. Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia.



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