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Carving Fork

Description

Carving fork with horn handle, plain sterling ferrule and a retractable guard. The guard has a single post on one side and two on the other side, giving the ability to also act as a rest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"STERLING" (On ferrule)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
carving forks
Fork, Carving
silver (metal)
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 1 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1511.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
187763

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