Cooking Fork


Long-handled fork with cylindrical shaft ending in a slightly downturned, flattened, shaped hanger with pierced oval; two, circular-section, curved tines have stirrup or rounded shoulders. No marks.

Date Made: 1780 - 1830

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesPlace Used: United States: New York, Newburgh

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Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Daniel Gardner

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.59.2363Catalog Number: 59.2363Accession Number: 115031

Object Name: fork

Physical Description: iron, wrought (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 in x 20 in x 2 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 50.8 cm x 5.715 cm


Record Id: nmah_316836

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