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Knife from the Tubman household

Catalog Data:
Created by:
Unidentified
Owned by:
Harriet Tubman, American, 1822 - 1913
Medium:
wood and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/8 x 1 in. (23.2 x 2.5 cm)
Type:
knives (culinary tools)
Place used:
Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1870s
Description:
Wooden-handled knife from the Tubman household.
Topic:
African American
Cooking and dining
Domestic life
United States--History--1865-1921
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Blockson
Object number:
2009.50.35a
Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture