Dinner Fork

Dinner Fork

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Object Name
fork
Object Type
flatware
date made; year pattern introduced
1871 or later
patent date
1870-09-30
parent company
Meriden Britannia Company
place made
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
electroplate (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 17.5 cm x 2.4 cm; 6 7/8 in x 15/16 in
overall: 11/16 in x 6 7/8 in x 7/8 in; 1.7145 cm x 17.4625 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
DL.66.0584E
catalog number
66.0584E
accession number
265238
Credit Line
Gift of John H. Crea
subject
Eating
Patented
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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