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Letter Opener

A work made of silver.

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

c. 1910

Artist:

Kalo Shop (American, 1900–70)
Chicago or Park Ridge, Illinois

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Kalo Shop (Firm) (Maker)

Title

Letter Opener

Places

Chicago (Object Probably made in), Park Ridge (Object Probably made in), United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date

c. 1910

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Monogram recto, right-middle, on handle, applied: "EJ". Marked verso, right-middle, on blade, stamped: "STERLING KALO N 12".

Dimensions

3.8 × 31.1 × 1.2 cm (1 1/2 × 12 1/4 × 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Ira Simon

Reference Number

2022.609

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