Rare Large George III Matching Mother of Pearl Hafted Silver Bladed Folding Fruit Knife and Fork. The mother of pearl handles are plain and have a cartouche to the centre of the handles engraved with initials . The fork is unusual as it has three tines to the blade instead of the usual two. Each piece has a plain solid silver spine along the edge of the piece. The Set dates to around 1790.
Condition:Very Good. The spring is good, as the blades snap in and out of the handle with a soft close. There is a minute piece of silver spine missing on each piece right by the silver cap. Length open is 7.25 Inches and closed is 4 Inches.