Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany)
  • fork, 1700s
  • Where object was made: Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany)
  • silver, coral
  • Object Length: 15.2 cm
    Object Length: 6 in
  • Gift of J.L. Barron
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, Cabinet B3
  • 1952.0004.b
Label Text

Silver, two-tined fork with a handle that is half coral. The silver part of the handle is fluted. The coral part of the fork is carved in the form of a dog.