Dinner Fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-16859

Description

One of a set of six. Silver dinner fork with a fiddle handle, rounded shoulders, and four tines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table forks
silver (metal)
Fork, Eating
Fork, Dinner
Silver
Fiddle Thread
Fork, Dinner

Inscription

"SYKES" (Engraved on the handle)

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1088.4