Silver : An American Art Form
Object Name:
Fork, Fish
Description:
5-tined fork with the two outer tines notched at tip; front decorated with an engraved gold-washed fish; bowl of the fork is pierced with circles, flowers and flower forms; around the fish are bright-cut engraved lines, flowers and leaf forms; backgound of front is acid-washed to create a matte finish; tear-drop; stamped on back of handle: "W&H"; "STERLING" handle with a stepped end; handle end decorated with a stippled background and features a realistic bird with spread wings and tail perched on a flowering plant.
Object ID:
1997.5.188
Dimensions:
W-2.25 L-10.5 inches
Material:
Silver
Made:
W & H
Click to Enlarge
Image 
Image