Antique pickle grabber. I believe to be silver but not tested. Plunger on top. 3 prong grabbers on bottom. Fancy Hammered stem. Guard set underneath plunger mechanism. 8 1/2 inches long Closed prong circumference 3 1/2 inches 8 inches circumfrence open No makers mark seen...but item is in full patina. Actual age unknown but VINTAGE. Very hard to find implement. Please allow me to give you up to date shipping charges by sending me zip code prior to purchase.