These exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver presentation/serving spades have a rounded triangle shaped blade.
The anterior faces of the blades are embellished with the contemporary engraved presentation inscription:
'Presented to Miss Edith S Taylor by Aldn Chancellor, Mayor of Chelmsford, Nov 8th 1902'.
The reverse surface of each blade is plain and unembellished.
These serving spade blades are fitted to cylindrical stems, each terminating with an angular handpiece.
Each handpiece ferrule features bands of applied rope twist decoration.