"Contempora" butter knife

MAKER:
Designer

Eliel Saarinen ( Finnish, 1873 - 1950 )


Manufacturer

Dominick & Haff ( American, 1872 - 1928 )

DATE:
introduced 1930 (designed c. 1928–1929)
MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
Silver
CLASSIFICATION:
Culinary Equipment
DIMENSIONS:
1/8 × 3/4 × 6 1/2 in. (0.32 × 1.91 × 16.51 cm)
DEPARTMENT:
Decorative Arts and Design
LOCATION:
Not On View
CREDIT LINE:
Dallas Museum of Art, gift of Sherry Hayslip and Cole Smith through the 20th-Century Design Fund in honor of Dr. Charles L. Venable
OBJECT NUMBER:
1995.18.6