This 19th century style small ladle is sized for checking the taste of a soup or stew with a long enough handle to keep your hand away from the heat, Elmer has inlaid copper and brass, added his usual filing refinements and a heart at the top, this really is a sweet piece.
For Sale: An elegantly decorated meat fork for serving and carving, consistent with early American styles. It has filed in chamfers and curves to ornament the handle. The surface is file finished and it was forged from mild steel. The overall size is 15in and the tines of the fork are 2-1/2in long and are 1-1/2in wide.
$ 140 + shipping