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1985

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1986

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Shell Salad Fork, 1985

This is a salad fork. It was manufactured by Arita Porcelain Company and distributed by Bloomingdale's. It is dated 1985 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Bloomingdale's. It is credited Gift of Bloomingdale's.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 16.7 x 2 x 1.8 cm (6 9/16 x 13/16 x 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On reverse of stem: c.1985 CUMMINGS 925

Cite this object as

Shell Salad Fork, 1985; Manufactured by Arita Porcelain Company ; USA; silver; L x W x D: 16.7 x 2 x 1.8 cm (6 9/16 x 13/16 x 11/16 in.); Gift of Bloomingdale's; 1986-100-3

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