Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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dessert fork
  • Saint Cloud Manufactory
    active circa 1693–1766
  • dessert fork, circa 1710–1720
  • Where object was made: France
  • silver, soft paste porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 18.4 x 1.9 cm at widest point
    Object Height/Width: 7.24 x 0.75 inch at widest point
  • Gift of Pamela D. Kingsbury
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0155.d
Description

Fork with white porcelain handles decorated with underglaze cobalt blue lambrequin. Decoration is floral/geometric pattern repeated in bands at top and bottom of handles. Fork has silver collar (upper portion) and silver tines.