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Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Question About Ice Cream Forks

Ice cream fork and spoon from a 1914 Gorham
document describing the Chantilly pattern

A blog reader has sent us some questions about ice cream forks. Basically, she wants to know the history of such pieces and their status. For example, do sterling flatware manufacturers still make them and if not, when did they stop?

I don't have the detailed answers the reader seeks. We'll appreciate comments or emails from anyone who has facts on this topic. Thanks to any who respond.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

In Strasbourg(Chantilly Sister) they still make the forks $109 retail. Spoons are no longer made by Gorham and are HTF