Set of “Chrysanthemum” Ice Cream Forks - Tableware
Set of “Chrysanthemum” Ice Cream Forks
A Set of 6 rare Ice Cream Forks in the "Chrysanthemum" pattern by Durgin, having a complex design of interwoven leaves and flowers, with gilt bowls. Sterling silver, American, c. 1893. Matching monograms "GMB" in fancy script.
The chrysanthemum flower was a popular motif in the late 19th century, and many American makers competed with each other to see who could create the most lavish and intricate design.
Price: $900 /set