Dinner Fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-16773

Description

One of a set of five. Silver dinner fork. Fiddle handle with chamfered shoulders. Acanthus design and an engraved monogram on the handle. Four tines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Engraved: B Struck: STODDER & FROBISHER

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.647.1b

Maker

Stodder & Frobisher (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.647.1.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)