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Child's fork and spoon

Object Number: 
1950.270ab
Date: 
ca. 1800 - 1815
Medium: 
Gold
Dimensions: 
Part (spoon): 4 7/8 x 7/8 x 1/2 in. (12.4 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm) Part (fork): 4 1/8 x 1/2 x 1/4 in. (10.5 x 1.3 x 0.6 cm)
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "JCF" in bright-cut script stamped: on the undersides of the handles: "WGForbes" in script
Description: 
Gold child's fork and spoon set; each have downturned wavy-end handles the engraved initials "ICF" in foliate bright-cut script; spoon with pointed oval bowl; fork with three tines; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edmund Astley Prentis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group