Rare George III Mother of Pearl Hafted Silver Bladed Folding Fruit Fork. The mother of pearl handle is plain and is decorated with silver circular roundels down the length of the handle. The fork has a silver cap at the top and bottom of the handle. The fork blade has bright-cut engraving to both sides of the blade. The fork has a decorated solid silver spine along the edge of the piece. The piece dates to around 1800.
Condition:Very Good. The blade snaps in and out of the handle with a soft close. Length of the fork open is 6 inches and closed is 3.3 Inches.