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

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1955.417.3

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Probably