Noel is an unusual pair of antique forks.
This type of utensil would have been used to eat oysters and is part of luxury fine dining flatware.
Noel has a long ridge bowl and back, with short tines. Very unusually shaped.
His handle is monogrammed with the letter M.
He is heavy weight, strong and of good quality.
The maker is Elkington & Co,
We have dated Noel 1867c.