Fish slice

MAKER:
Manufacturer

Gorham Manufacturing Company ( American, 1831 )

DATE:
1892
MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
Silver, gold wash, and ivory
CLASSIFICATION:
Culinary Equipment
DIMENSIONS:
Overall (knife): 1 3/8 x 2 3/4 x 12 1/4 in. (3.493 x 6.985 x 31.115 cm) Overall (fork): 1 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 10 1/8 in. (3.493 x 6.35 x 25.718 cm) Weight as calculated here (for metal) is the approximate weight of the metal only: at 20% less than weight of each entire piece to allow for weight of ivory handles.
DEPARTMENT:
Decorative Arts and Design
LOCATION:
Not On View
CREDIT LINE:
Dallas Museum of Art, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Dale Bennett
OBJECT NUMBER:
2008.102.1.1