Fork (Germany), mid-19th century
This object was
Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
It is credited
The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg.
Its dimensions are
L x W: 20.6 x 2.2 cm (8 1/8 x 7/8 in.)
It has the following markings
On back of join: two crossed swords in oval contour, "22" between the two blades. A horizontal band in the centre; date mark "G" and marks for "TM"
Cite this object as
Fork (Germany), mid-19th century; silver, gilding, porcelain; L x W: 20.6 x 2.2 cm (8 1/8 x 7/8 in.); The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-186
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.