Table Fork

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1849

GUSN

GUSN-62545

Description

4 tine; swelled shldrs; narrow shaft; oar-shp. handle; dbl. arched

Details

Descriptive Terms

table forks
FORK, DINNER

Inscription

Stamped underside of handle shaft, ""J.M. FORD"" and ""PURE COIN"". See Belden, ""Marks of American Silversmiths in the Ineson-Bissell Collection,"" p. 174.

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P741.3

Maker

Ford, J. M. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

7 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1955.417.3

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Probably