American sterling silver cake serving fork in the La Reine pattern by Reed and Barton Silversmiths, c.1892.
Monogrammed, in ornate period script: M, this unusual serving fork has a fancy pierced bowl and is 8 1/8" long, weighing 32 grams or 1 oz. Troy.
This wonderful serving fork was retailed by A. Newsalt 420 East Fifth Street Dayton Ohio.
Monogrammed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.