Overall: 10 1/8 × 1 3/4 × 3/4 in. (25.7 × 4.4 × 1.9 cm)
Silver Weight: 3 oz (troy) 10.1 dwt (109 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 a pair of silver fish serving forks with hollow, wavy-end handles cast in vertical hallves with foliate decoration and molded handle sockets; handles engraved with the Perry family crest, an anchor on fess below a hind's head; diamond form stems and four curved tines on each with all over foliate engraving; makers' marks stamped on the undersides of the stems.
Gift of the Honorable Perry Belmont
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