This is a fork. It was designed by J.J. van Goor and produced by Begeer. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Mr. Justin G. Schiller.
It is credited
Gift of Justin G. Schiller.
Its dimensions are
cm: L: 10 x W: 1.7cm
It has the following markings
On reverse of shaft, stamped: mark representing a .833 silver fineness and an indistinct mark.
Cite this object as
Fork (Netherlands); Designed by J.J. van Goor (Dutch, 1874 – 1956); silver; cm: L: 10 x W: 1.7cm; Gift of Justin G. Schiller; 1994-66-44
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.