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Dinner Fork

1971.1864 (RS227132)

Description

Silver dinner fork with an upturned pointed handle and four tines. Bouquet pattern.

Details

Maker
Derby Silver Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1875-1898
Inscriptions
"L" (Engraved on the bottom of the handle)
Location of origin
Derby, CT, USA
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. 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
1971.1864
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48672
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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