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  • FORK, DINNER

  • CATEGORY: T&E FOR MATERIALS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 8 5/8"L
  • DATE MADE:

Description

Dinner fork (a). Large silver plate fork. Handle and back are decorated with classical shell, fan and scroll motifs. Flatware roll (b). Navy blue felt stitched with turquoise thread. black rectangular label reads: ""Tarnishield' PAT. PREVENTS TARNISH." 6 small sleeves.


Provenance

The fork belonged to General Thomas J. Rusk, the donor's great-grandfather.

  • ASSOCIATED VETERAN: Rusk, Thomas Jefferson
  • CREDIT LINE: Powdrill, Mrs. Ernest

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