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Object Name
fork
Object Type
cutlery
date made
1883
place made
United Kingdom: England, Sheffield, Sheffield
Physical Description
steel (fork and guard material)
bone (handle material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 10 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 26.3525 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
DL.67.0425
catalog number
67.0425
accession number
269249
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Lawrence Koenigsberger
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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