Dinner Fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875

GUSN

GUSN-16876

Description

One of a set of twelve. Silver dinner fork with a downturned pointed handle and four tines. Mother pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table forks
silver (metal)
Fork, EatingFork, DinnerFork, Dinner

Inscription

Engraved with: MM Struck with: STERLING [Lion] [Anchor] G Slighly overstruck with: WM WILSON & SON

Pattern

Mothers Pattern

Associated Building

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

Maker

Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)
William Wilson & Son (Maker)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA; Philadelphia, PA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1880.9

Places


Rhode Island (United States)