Highly decorated folding fork. Probably 18th century. Mixed media: iron workings, with ivory handle, spinach dyed green with, what appears to be silver, bird and floral motif; brass neck between the handle and fork. No markings. See Henry D’Allemagne’s Decorative Antique Ironwork: A Pictorial Treasury, for related examples.
Approximately 5 7/8 inches open by 3 1/8 inches folded.