each overall: 7 x 7/8 in. ( 17.8 x 2.2 cm )
One of a pair of silver dessert forks with upturned, threaded, medallion and pointed oval handles with foliate decoration; engraved on the underside of the handle; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the stems.
Gift of Adelaide Milton de Groot
engraved: on the undersides of the handles; "D" in gothic script stamped: on the undersides of the stems: "925 BALL BLACK & CO" incuse
The engraved "D" refers to the de Groot family.
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