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Folding Fork

Description

Five-tined folding fork, cast from steel and having a heart shape stamped out of the handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
casting (process)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cast
casting (process)
Fork
forks (flatware)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
7 x 1 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.553
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10661

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