Gorham Manufacturing Company (1865-1961). <em>Salad Fork, Gold Tip Pattern</em>, 1952. Silver, 1 x 9 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. (2.5 x 23.2 x 6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift in memory of Harry and Marian R. Lipton presented on behalf of their great-grandchildren, Elissa H. Samet, Brandon R. Derringer, Jeremy A. Derringer, and Justin M. Derringer, 2000.6.12. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2000.6.12_cropped.jpg)

Salad Fork, Gold Tip Pattern

Artist:Gorham Manufacturing Company

Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1952

Dimensions: 1 x 9 1/8 x 2 3/8 in. (2.5 x 23.2 x 6 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H28, 6JJ

Accession Number: 2000.6.12

Image: 2000.6.12_cropped.jpg,fork and spoon

Catalogue Description:
Silver salad fork with gilded accent, "Gold Tip" pattern. Tulip-shaped fork, slightly bowled, with three wide prongs; continuous flat band handle that widens toward end; tip is molded into a scroll and gilded; handle incised with horizontal lines at both ends. Condition: Good; light scratching with some tarnish.

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