Knife with Porcelain Handle Knife
This object was
Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It is credited
The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
Its dimensions are
L x W: 22.9 x 2.1 cm (9 x 13/16 in.)
It has the following markings
On blade:  two crossed swords, "12" between blades, "D" between sword handles, stamped (city mark?) (see Tardy, Silver (1981) p 36; Dresden, 1730)  "G", stamped (year mark?)  "TM", stamped (maker's mark?)
It is signed
It is inscribed
Cite this object as
Knife with Porcelain Handle Knife; Germany; silver, gold, porcelain, vitreous enamel; L x W: 22.9 x 2.1 cm (9 x 13/16 in.); The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-188
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.