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Dinner Fork

1971.1884.2 (RS233027)

Description

Silver dinner fork with a hammered oval handle and four tines.

Details

Maker
Palmer & Bachelders (Maker)
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"Ralph May" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Fork, Dinner
Fork, Eating
forks (flatware)
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1971.1884.2
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
16333

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