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Dinner Fork

1971.1525 (RS227139)

Description

Silver dinner fork with a fiddle handle, rounded shoulders, and four tines. Shell and scroll design.

Details

Maker
Reeves, Joseph F., 1831-1850 (Silversmith)
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
"MAM" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
Baltimore, MD, 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
Maryland (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Fork, Dinner
Fork, Eating
silver (metal)
table forks
Accession Number
1971.1525
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
606

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
King's Pattern

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