This is a Knife. It was designed by Robert Wilhite and made by S Dorman. It is dated ca. 1982 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is silver (sterling). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Robert Wilhite.
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 24 x 3 x 1 cm (9 7/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)
It has the following markings
On handle: "S. DORMAN [in script]/ 925 [copyright] WILHITE"; On upper handle: small 'x' overlapping larger cross (like star).
Cite this object as
Knife (USA); Designed by Robert Wilhite (b. 1946); silver (sterling); L x W x D: 24 x 3 x 1 cm (9 7/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.); Gift of Robert Wilhite; 1992-45-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.