This is a Towle Old Colonial Sterling Lettuce Fork and Spoon Set. This Pattern was Patented by Towle Company in 1895. Both of these pieces have a Monogram of a "K" 925/1000 towle Sterling Pat. 1895 and have a Gold Wash on the Spoon and the Fork. And they both are marked with the early Trademark for Towle of T around a lion in a Cartouche/ Box. The Spoon measures 9 1/2" in length, the bowl is 2 7/8" in length and 1 7/8" across the bowl. The Fork measures 9 1/2" in length, the fork tines part are 3" long and are 1 7/8" across the fork part. This 2pc Lettuce Set is very scarce, although, Lettuce Forks are not uncommon to find, having the Lettuce Spoon with the Set as they are quite difficult to acquire. This is the only 2 pc Set that we have ever acquired in 30 +.
Antique Sterling Silver, Jewelry, Napkin Rings, Victorian Objects