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Serving Fork

Description

Silver serving fork with curved black wood handle. Where the fork head attaches to the handle there is a ribbed, scallop shell-like decoration, on top and bottom. Fork has three tines, the outer two curve outwards.

Details

Maker
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"GORHAM (anchor) / N 20" (Maker's mark)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Fork
serving forks
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1 x 2 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1500.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
187899

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