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Dessert forks (2)

Object Number: 
1941.967a,d
Date: 
ca. 1870
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 7 x 7/8 in. ( 17.8 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the undersides of the handles; "D" in gothic script stamped: on the undersides of the stems: "925 BALL BLACK & CO" incuse
Description: 
Pair of silver dessert forks with upturned, threaded, medallion and pointed oval handles with foliate decoration; engraved on the underside of the handle; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the stems.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group