Antique Mother of Pearl Meat Fork - no. 2
Add a romantic touch of the sea to your summer dining table with beautiful mother-of-pearl handled cutlery. This silverplated, two-tined, meat fork adds a lovely touch to a platter of sliced flank steak or a platter of sliced melon. It has a propping mechanism for keeping the tines off of your summer tablecloth. Mother-of-pearl comes from the inner lining of oysters and various pearl mollusks and was popular for cutlery handles from the late-19th century into the early-20th. A distinctive and beautiful piece for your summer table.
- silverplated and mother-of-pearl
- dimensions: 9 3/4"L
- hand wash
Ever since I was a little girl, I have loved mother-of-pearl...finding its connection to the sea both enchanting and summery.