‘Gardening tool’ sardine servers
Price Code: ££
George Unite of Birmingham, for Asprey & Co.
A pair of very early novelty sardine or asparagus servers in the form of a gardener’s spade and fork, with bone handles and an engraved foliate decoration to the Sterling silver fork and spade. Fully hallmarked for George Unite of Birmingham with date marks for 1872. Both servers are set within a green glazed calfskin presentation case.
Length of each: 6 inches (15 cm).
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