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Dinner fork

Description

Dinner fork, silver. Bead molding around handle edges on both top and underside of fork. Small crest at tip of handle. Engraved "T" on handle tip underside.

Details

Maker
Jones, Shreve, Brown & Co. (Maker)
Date
1854-1857
Inscriptions
Engraved on top of handle back: ""T"" Engraved on back of handle: ""JONES. SHREVE. BROWN & CO. STERLING""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
FORK, DINNER
Silver
silver (metal)
table forks
Accession Number
1998.608.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19729
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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