Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Fork, Dinner
Date:
1846
Description:
Silver dinner fork with round ends; raised molded edge around the end of the handle and along the shaft with two stylized flower forms; raised molding on reverse and stylized leaf on the base of the fork.

Object ID:
2011.007.3d
Dimensions:
W-1 L-7.38 inches
Year Range from:
1838
Material:
Silver
Year Range to:
1850
Notes:
Maker: Cornelius A. Burr, Rochester, NY c. 1816-1863

W. in Rochester c.1838-1850
Inscription Position:
front of handle
Inscription Text:
"C. Jennings" in script
Made:
Cornelius A. Burr,c 1816-1863
Place of Origin:
USA/New York State/Rochester
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