A rare Dutch silver folding fork. It is hallmarked with a makers mark followed by the minerva head duty mark and the date letter M for 1896. It has been beautifully made having a figural terminal and most interestingly a collar which slides allowing it to be folded. It is in superb condition being free from dings splits and repairs slight hinge movement but this is quite normal. It measures over 4.25 inches (11cms) long by over 0.5 inch (1.7cms) wide and weighs 20 grams.
A more unusually designed example. If you have any queries etc...
To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item "RARE DUTCH SILVER FOLDING FORK 1896 VICTORIAN ANTIQUE" is in sale since Wednesday, November 7, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Cutlery". The seller is "spidermonkey10" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.