Child's Fork, Croyden Pattern

Artist:Pairpoint Manufacturing Company

Medium: Silver-plate

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:patented July 14, 1883

Dimensions: 6 3/8 x 3/4 x 9/16 in. (16.2 x 1.9 x 1.4 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 2009.12.4

Catalogue Description:
Small, light, flat rectangular handle, tapering at lower third to a shorter end at join of shaft; short, narrow shaft ending with four, narrow, slight upward turned tines. Impressed decoration at top third of handle on a stippled background of narrow pointed leaves, plain reserve; lower third of handle: impressed decoration against a stippled background of flower with a large broad leaf and smaller, narrow leaf at top and bottom of shaft, inverted triangle design. Condition: light tarnish.

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