Dinner Fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1768-1774

GUSN

GUSN-30458

Description

Silver dinner fork with a fiddle handle, threaded edge, rounded shoulders, and four tines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"Uncle Moses/EHF to GPF" (Engraved on the handle)

Maker

Aubrey, Claude-Auguste (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Bordeaux, France

Credit Line

Bequest of Catherine Weld Faucon

Accession Number

1924.870