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Table Fork

Description

4 tine; swelled shldrs; narrow shaft; oar-shp. handle; dbl. arched

Details

Maker
Ford, J. M. (Maker)
Date
1840-1849
Inscriptions
Stamped underside of handle shaft, ""J.M. FORD,"" and ""PUR-COIN"". See Belden, ""Marks of American Silversmiths in the Ineson-Bissell Collection,"" p. 174.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
FORK, DINNER
table forks
Dimensions
7 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.417.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
62543

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