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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

German, 18th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.212

Medium or Technique

Amber, steel, silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Tableware, Utensils