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Fork having belonged to Gustave Richard Nelson

ID Number: 1999.24.1
Title: Fork having belonged to Gustave Richard Nelson
Title Type: descriptive
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: table forks
Collection Type: Metals
Artist/Maker: Wood & Hughes (silversmith) -- More information, New York, New York
A. B. Griswold & Co. (retailer) -- More information, New Orleans, Louisiana
Date: ca. 1880
Process/Technique: silversmithing
Materials: sterling silver
Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 1 1/8 inches
Object Description Dinner fork having belonged to the families of Charles Woodward Hutson and Gustave Richard Nelson. The fork is the Angelo pattern by Wood & Hughes.
Label Text: Goods of Every Description: Shopping in New Orleans, 1825-1925 2016-09-23
Forks, Angelo pattern
ca. 1880; sterling silver
by Wood & Hughes (New York)
A. B. Griswold & Co., retailer (New Orleans)
The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Mrs. James P. Ewin Jr., 1999.24.1-.5
Extent: 1 item
Acq. Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. James P. Ewin, Jr.
Inscription(s): monogram engraved oh handle
inscribed on handle
"W.H. Sterling / A.B. Griswold & Co. / Pat. 1070"
Collection Theme(s): Metalwork
Condition: Good
Other Number: Non-Collection Number N990204.4.1

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