Odin Butter Knife
This is a Butter knife. It was designed by Jens H. Quistgaard and produced by Dansk International Designs, Ltd.. It is dated ca. 1960 and we acquired it in 1987. Its medium is stainless steel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Dansk International Designs, Ltd..
It is credited
Gift of Dansk International Designs, Ltd..
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 16.6 x 2.1 x 0.4 cm (6 9/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Etched printed on blade: "DANSK/INTERNATIONAL/DESIGNS LTD/IHQ/JAPAN/@"
Cite this object as
Odin Butter Knife; Designed by Jens H. Quistgaard (Danish, 1919 - 2008); Japan; stainless steel; L x W x D: 16.6 x 2.1 x 0.4 cm (6 9/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.); Gift of Dansk International Designs, Ltd.; 1987-6-4
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.