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Ice cream forks (4)

Object Number: 
1975.14a-d
Date: 
ca. 1880-1890
Medium: 
Silver, enamel, gilt
Dimensions: 
each overall: 6 1/8 x 1 x 5/8 in. ( 15.6 x 2.5 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the stems: "925" and trademark for David-Andersen
Description: 
Four silver ice cream forks with upturned wavy ends with inset enameled scroll and shell design on the front and back, twisted stems, and gilt bowl ends terminating with four small tines with enameled shell drops; makers' marks stamped on the sides of the stems.
Gallery Label: 
This pair of ice cream forks match a set of three Tiffany fingerbowls given by the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Isabel Shults
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group