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Fork

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Currently not on view
Object Name
fork
Object Type
flatware
date made
1858 - 1859
owner; user
Bellamy, Ellen Washington
maker
Gorham Manufacturing Company
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
place retailed; place owned; place used
United States: Georgia, Macon
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 17.5 cm x 2.2 cm; 6 7/8 in x 7/8 in
overall: 5/8 in x 6 7/8 in x 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 17.4625 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
DL.60.1022F
catalog number
60.1022F
accession number
71656
Credit Line
Mrs. Ellen Washington Bellamy
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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