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Salad Fork

1969.641.12 (RS220527)

Description

One of a set of seventeen. Silver salad fork. Fiddle handle with square shoulders and four tines.

Details

Maker
Curry, John, 1825-1867 (Silversmith)
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Engraved: LHC [accession book and older worksheet in museum file say LHS; old worksheet says that stood for Lucy Hall Shober. See Note.] Struck: J. CURRY
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Fork, Eating
Fork, Salad
salad forks
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1969.641.12
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
16504

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