Dinner fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1847-1853

GUSN

GUSN-19745

Description

Dinner fork, silver. Aesthetic design on upper portion of handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table forks
silver (metal)
Silver
FORK, DINNER

Inscription

Engraved on back of handle: ""1847 ROGERS BROS XII.8""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Rogers Brothers (Maker)

Location of Origin

Hartford, CT, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.609.5

Reference Notes

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

Places

Connecticut (United States)