Fish-serving Fork

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1925

GUSN

GUSN-51625

Description

Broad oval handle tapering to ring-and-baluster shank; flared tines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fish forks (serving utensils)
casting (process)
engraving (printing process)
silver (metal)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Silver
Slip Cast
Stipple Engraved
Foliate
FORK, FISH-SERVING

Inscription

Struck: SHREVE CRUM & LOW/PATENT 1925

Additional Identification Number

1987.40.1

Maker

Shreve, Crump & Low (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.401.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)