"TI-1" Butter Knife, 1989
This is a Butter knife. It was designed by Takenobu Igarashi. It is dated 1989 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is stainless steel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
It is credited
Gift of Gallery 91 and Yamada Shomei.
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 14.8 x 1.2 x 0.3 cm (5 13/16 x 1/2 x 1/8 in.)
It has the following markings
"Tsubame-Shinko" and "made in Japan"
Cite this object as
"TI-1" Butter Knife, 1989; Designed by Takenobu Igarashi (Japanese, b. 1944); Japan; stainless steel; L x W x D: 14.8 x 1.2 x 0.3 cm (5 13/16 x 1/2 x 1/8 in.); Gift of Gallery 91 and Yamada Shomei; 1990-109-2-b
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.