Overall: 7 3/8 x 1 x 5/8 in. ( 18.7 x 2.5 x 1.6 cm )
silver fork (probably cut from a spoon) with a downturned handle engraved, "LED" in script (later), four curved tines with a large tapered drop; maker's marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
engraved: on the handle: "LED" in script stamped: on the underside of the handle: "I*B" in a conforming rectangle
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