Fork

German
18th century


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.212

Medium or Technique

Amber, steel, silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Utensils

The object is a silver fork with amber handle. The handle is made in two pieces, the end is a carved head of a woman (red amber) while the main part of thehandle has an engraved decoration (orange amber).

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum