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Fork (England or United States)

This is a fork. It is dated ca. 1880 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is silver-plated metal, ivorine. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

L: 27 x W: 6.3 cm (10 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Fork (England or United States); silver-plated metal, ivorine; L: 27 x W: 6.3 cm (10 5/8 x 2 1/2 in.); Museum purchase from Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Fund; 1996-80-2

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