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Fork With Attachable Spoon (Netherlands)

This is a Fork with attachable spoon. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1903. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Samuel P. Avery. It is credited Gift of Samuel P. Avery.

It has the following markings

Dutch control marks on stem (round punch with helmeted man facing left); Gothic lowercase "G" on one tine; Maker's mark " S (?) D R" in rectangular punch on stem; "S A" over "D R" in a square punch; control mark (lion, passant headed right with numeral 2) in hexagonal punch

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Fork With Attachable Spoon (Netherlands); silver; Gift of Samuel P. Avery; 1903-1-37-a,b

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