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Dinner fork, part of a fifteen-piece place setting

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The utensil has a plain ovoid end and a downturned handle.

Inscription

“B / L N” engraved on handle.

Marks

“STERLING,” “GEBELEIN” in a rectangle, and “Boston” in incuse italics struck on reverse of handle.

Provenance

Commissioned in 1929 from Gebelein by the donors, who gave it to the Museum in 1981.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Fork, one part of a fifteen-piece place setting

1929

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1981.379d

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver flatware