Fork

Fork
Title
Fork
Date 
1750-1800
Medium 
Steel, bone
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 22.2 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Steel and bone fork with cylindical green painted bone handles; three steel tines; steel caps on each side of the handle decorated with two rows of bead design.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. William Hyde Wheeler (Emeline Abeel)
Object Number 
1947.17b
Gallery Label 
This fork was used by the John H. Abeel family.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group