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Oyster Fork, "Lenox Pattern"

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Silver-plate
DATES patented March 6, 1888
DIMENSIONS 6 3/8 x 5/8 x 1 1/4 in. (16.1 x 1.6 x 3.2 cm)
MARKINGS PAT 1888 ROGERS&HAMILTON CROCKER HOUSE
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 1991.144.6
CREDIT LINE Purchased with funds given by Mary Dutton Boehm
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Oyster fork with three tines, outward curving outer tines. Elongated thin undecorated neck. Handle flares at midpoint to gently rounded crest decorated with large symmetrical plume with row of central beading. Back is undecorated.
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