Salad fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1847-1853

GUSN

GUSN-19716

Description

Salad fork, silver plate. No ornamentation. Tip of handle curves slightly upward.

Details

Descriptive Terms

salad forks
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
Silver
Plated
FORK, SALAD

Inscription

Engraved on back of handle: ""1847 ROGERS BROS. A1""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Rogers Brothers (Maker)

Location of Origin

Hartford, CT, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.607.3

Reference Notes

Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

Places

Connecticut (United States)