Dessert forks (6)

Object Number: 
INV.14521g-l
Date: 
ca. 1850-1860
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
each overall: 6 7/8 x 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 17.5 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the handles: "WGH" in script stamped: on the undersides of the stems: "PB SADTLER & SONS BALTIMORE"
Description: 
Six silver dessert forks with downturned fiddle thread handles engraved, "WGH" in script; four curved tines on each; makers' marks stamped on the undersides of the stems.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise Stafford Gilder
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group