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Pickle forks (2) (Kings II)

Pickle forks (2) (Kings II)
Pickle forks (2) (Kings II)
Pickle forks (2) (Kings II)
Pickle forks (2) (Kings II)
Title
Pickle forks (2) (Kings II)
Date 
ca. 1865
Medium 
Silver
Dimensions 
each overall: 6 1/8 x 3/4 x 3/8 in. ( 15.6 x 1.9 x 1 cm )
Description 
Pair of silver pickle forks with slightly upturned, threaded, double-swell handle with shell and foliate decoration; handle engraved, "D" in script; squared shoulders and three curved tines, one on each is wider and pointed, with shell drops; maker's marks stamped on the undersides of the handles. "Kings II" pattern.
Credit Line 
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
Object Number 
1941.961bc
Marks 
engraved: on the handles: "D" in script stamped: on the underside of the handles: "GORHAM" and an anchor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group