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Oyster Fork

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Silver-plate
DATES ca. 1892
DIMENSIONS 6 1/16 x 11/16 x 5/16 in. (15.4 x 1.7 x 0.8 cm)
MARKINGS no marks
SIGNATURE Unsigned
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 1989.19.4
CREDIT LINE Gift of Joseph V. Garry
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Oyster fork with three tines. Outer tines are somewhat broader than central one. Handle, which increases in size gradually towards the end of the handle, is a continuous and regularized twist design. Venetian Pattern. CONDITION - Very; minor loss to plate on heel.
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