See more objects with the color tan darkkhaki darkslategrey saddlebrown saddlebrown or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1961

  • Work on this object began.

1994

  • We acquired this object.

2004

2006

2022

  • You found it!

Maya Dinner Knife, 1961

This is a Dinner knife. It was designed by Tias Eckhoff and produced by NORSK STALPRESS. It is dated 1961 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is steel (stainless). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by NORSK STALPRESS. It is credited Gift of Norsk Stälpress, Norway.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 20 x 2.8 x 0.8 cm (7 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Maya Dinner Knife, 1961; Designed by Tias Eckhoff ; Norway; steel (stainless); L x W x D: 20 x 2.8 x 0.8 cm (7 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 5/16 in.); Gift of Norsk Stälpress, Norway; 1994-13-3

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18647997/ |title=Maya Dinner Knife, 1961 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 May 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>