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Object Timeline

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1903

  • Work on this object began.

2002

  • We acquired this object.

2019

  • You found it!

Flaches Modell (Flat Model) Dessert Fork And Knife, 1903

This is a Dessert fork and knife. It is dated 1903 and we acquired it in 2002. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was fund: General Acquisitions Endowment. It is credited Museum purchase from Friends of Applied Arts and Industrial Design, General Acquisitions Endowment, and Morrill Acquisitions Funds.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • Necklace, ca. 1948
  • silver, brass.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2017-2-1

Its dimensions are

L x W x D (fork): 17.9 x 1.6 x 0.4cm (7 1/16 x 5/8 x 3/16in.) L x W x D (knife): 18.5 x 1.7 x 0.5 cm (7 5/16 x 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped "WW" (for Wiener Werkstaette) and Austrian silver standard marks: knife:Greyhound head; fork: head of Diana and Greyhound head

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