Aug 14, 2007
Aug 14, 2007
Aug 14, 2007

Fish Slice

Fish Slice

c. 1824

fabricated by

Samuel Kirk

(American, 1793-1872)


Overall: 30.4 x 6.9 cm (11 15/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Weight: 166.63 g (5.88 oz.)

Bequest of Margaret Virginia Tozzer 1972.349


Did you know?

Look closely at the delicate details of this utensil. Often the decoration reveals the function of these special pieces. For what purpose do you think this was used?

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Decorative Arts
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