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Victorian English Fish Serving Slice and Fork 1866

Victorian English Fish Serving Slice and Fork 1866


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Sterling: Pre 1900: Item # 1236545

Please refer to our stock # BH974 when inquiring.
 $1,050.00
2016 Holiday Sale
Listed Price $1,500.00
 
Victorian sterling silver fish slice and fork. Made by Martin, Hall & Co. Ltd in Sheffield in 1866. Engraved flowers in linked cartouches on latticed and lined ground. The slice has a tapering blade with pierced scrolls. The fork has a curved and pierced shank with 4 tines. An early example of Victorian avant-garde surface ornament. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.

Length: Slice: 12 1/3 in. Fork: 9 ½ in. Total weight: 9.2 troy ounces. BH974