Fork with Porcelain Handle Fork
This is a fork. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated after 1730 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel, steel, silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
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: 20.7 x 2.3 cm (8 1/8 x 7/8 in.)
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Cite this object as
Fork with Porcelain Handle Fork; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory (Germany); Germany; porcelain, vitreous enamel, steel, silver; L x W: 20.7 x 2.3 cm (8 1/8 x 7/8 in.); The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg; 1985-103-190
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.