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Dumfries Silver Collection

David Gray

Meat skewer

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Maker’s mark: “DG”

Dumfries town marks: unicorn's head, fouled anchor

Other mark: “G”

 

This was used to hold large pieces of roast meat together during cooking and when they were being carved at the dinner table.

Materials/Media:
silver
Dimensions:
length 282mm, width 157mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1996.21
Digital Number:
DMSW036a, DMSW036b
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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