Shell Dinner Fork
This is a Dinner 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
It is credited
Gift of Bloomingdale's.
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 19.6 x 2.3 x 2.2 cm (7 11/16 x 7/8 x 7/8 in.)
It has the following markings
On reverse of stem: c.1985 CUMMINGS 925
Cite this object as
Shell Dinner Fork; Manufactured by Arita Porcelain Company; Distributed by Bloomingdale's (United States); USA; silver; L x W x D: 19.6 x 2.3 x 2.2 cm (7 11/16 x 7/8 x 7/8 in.); Gift of Bloomingdale's; 1986-100-2
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.