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Dinner Fork

1971.1880.7 (RS227140)

Description

One of a set of twelve. Silver dinner fork with a downturned pointed handle and four tines. Mother pattern.

Details

Maker
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)
William Wilson & Son (Maker)
Date
1875
Inscriptions
"MM" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA; Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Fork, Dinner
Fork, Eating
silver (metal)
table forks
Accession Number
1971.1880.7
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
16874

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Mothers Pattern

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