Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Fork, Pickle
Description:
Fork, pickle 3-tined fork with left tine notched and angled on the inside edge; this tine and space below tines is edged with a very small zig-zag design, the center spaces are ornamented with abstract florals; whole fork textured from acid dip; Upper portion of handle is twisted, lower portion of handle (see next card) On back: impressed "DUHME & CO." widens, ends in a scalloped point; edging of this lower half is also ornamented with same zig-zag, more floral design; center medallion with raised bust of Mercury.
Object ID:
1997.5.233
Dimensions:
W-0.875 L-6.25 inches
Year Range from:
1880
Material:
Silver
Year Range to:
1885
Made:
Duhme & Co.
Place of Origin:
USA/Ohio/Cincinnati
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