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Fish Fork

1971.1083.1 (RS233048)

Description

Silver fish fork with a pointed oval handle, squared shoulders, and three tines. One tine is wider than the other two. Etched floral design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
"R" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Descriptive terms
Bright-Cut
fish forks (serving utensils)
Foliate
Fork, Eating
Fork, Fish
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1971.1083.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6016

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