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Fork

English
1873–74
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.533

Medium or Technique

Stone ware (jasperware)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Silver by George Argell, handles of dark blue and white jasperware. Jasperware handles decorated with acanthus scrolls, flowers, and beading. Similar motifs engraved in silver on fork and knife blade. In velvet-lined leather case stamped: The Goldsmiths company & Emporium, London. Marks: on silver maker’s mark GA (see Jackson P. 232), leopard’s head, lion passant, date letter S for 1873-4, Queen’s head (duty mark)

Credit Line

Bequest of Walter B. Hacker