Salad Fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-16510

Description

One of a set of seventeen. Silver salad fork. Fiddle handle with square shoulders and four tines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salad forks
silver (metal)
Fork, Eating
Fork, Salad
Fork, Salad

Inscription

Engraved: LHC [accession book and older worksheet in museum file say LHS; old worksheet says that stood for Lucy Hall Shober. See Note.] Struck: J. CURRY

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.641s

Maker

Curry, John, 1825-1867 (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.641.17

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)