Dinner Fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1881

GUSN

GUSN-12202

Description

One of a set of twelve. Silver dinner fork with an upturned oval handle and four tines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table forks
silver (metal)
Fork, Eating
Fork, Dinner
Fork, Dinner

Inscription

Script monogram engraved on front of the handle reads: MM. On the back of the handle in script is: April 26, 1881. Hallmarked/stamped on the back with: CHAS. W. KENNARD & CO.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Charles B. Kennard & Co. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1510.8

Places

Massachusetts (United States)