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Dinner Fork

1971.1124.2 (RS227150)

Description

One of a set of three. Silver dinner fork with a fiddle handle, rounded shoulders, threaded edge, and four tines.

Details

Maker
Hall & Elton (Silversmith)
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
"R" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
Meriden, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Fork, Dinner
Fork, Eating
silver (metal)
table forks
Accession Number
1971.1124.2
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
16865

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