Overall: 7 3/8 in. × 1 in. × 7/8 in. (18.7 × 2.5 × 2.2 cm)
Silver Weight: 1 oz (troy) 8.9 dwt (45 g)
engraved: on the undersides of the handles: the Perry family crest, an anchor on fess below a hind's head
stamped: on the undersides of the stems: "Wm. GALE & SON" in roman letters
One of thirty-five silver dessert forks with upturned wavy-end handles with foliate decoration; four curved tines on each with leaf decoration on the undersides; undersides of the handles engraved with the Perry family crest, an anchor on fess below a hind's head; makers' marks stamped on the undersides of the stems.
Gift of the Honorable Perry Belmont
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