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Forks (6): deer's head crest ingraved in black on back of handles

Object Number: 
1912.23a-f
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Steel, ivory
Dimensions: 
each overall: 7 x 1/2 x 3/8 in. ( 17.8 x 1.3 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Six ivory and steel forks; rectangular ivory handles with a deer's head crest engraved and inked in black on back of handles; three steel tines.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert C. Rathbone
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group