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Child's fork and knife

Child's fork and knife
Child's fork and knife
Child's fork and knife
Child's fork and knife
Child's fork and knife
Child's fork and knife
Title
Child's fork and knife
Date 
1875-1900
Medium 
Silver plate
Dimensions 
fork: 6 1/4 x 3/4 x 7/8 in. ( 15.9 x 1.9 x 2.2 cm ) knife: 7 3/8 x 3/4 x 1/8 in. ( 18.7 x 1.9 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
silver plate child's fork and knife with upturned pointed end handles with cherub decoration in the center; fork has four curved tines; knife has rounded, flat blade; makers' marks stamped on the blade and the underside of the fork stem.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Florence Rogers Dietrich
Object Number 
1944.50ab
Marks 
stamped: on the knife blade: "REED & BARTON" stamped: underside of the fork stem: "REED & BARTON PAT APL FOR"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group