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Fork and Knife with Child, Drapery and Fruit
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Fork and Knife with Child, Drapery and Fruit


Description Provenance Credit
Description The ivory handles of these dining utensils are carved with appropriate subjects- two youths holding baskets of fruit on their shoulders, standing on peapod bases.
Provenance Leon Gruel, Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1929, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1929

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Period
early 18th century
Medium
ivory, silver-gilt, steel
(Ivory & Bone)
Accession Number
VO.107 (71.366, 71.367)
Measurements
fork: 6 7/8 x 13/16 in. (17.4 x 2 cm); knife: 7 13/16 x 13/16 in. (19.8 x 2 cm)
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