Palisander Large Serving Fork, ca. 1967
Wallance selected rosewood for the handles of his Palisander series, out of a desire to balance the perceptible coldness of steel. The design sold very well, despite the special care required for the flatware, which was not dishwasher-safe.
It is credited
Gift of David and Gregory Wallance.
Its dimensions are
L x W: 24.8 × 5.1 cm (9 3/4 in. × 2 in.)
Cite this object as
Palisander Large Serving Fork, ca. 1967; 18/8 stainless steel, rosewood; L x W: 24.8 × 5.1 cm (9 3/4 in. × 2 in.); Gift of David and Gregory Wallance; 1991-81-484
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Ellen DeGeneres Selects.