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Dutch Travelling Knife and Fork

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A mid eighteenth century Dutch travelling knife and fork set; the steel blade and fork stamped with a maker's mark, the silver metal band of the fork scratch engraved with an owner's initials 'HVD'.

 

The boxwood handles deeply carved with heads and figures with attributes; Faith, Hope, Charity and Justice, at the base perhaps Adam & Eve.

 

The fork carved around the base of the handle ANNO 176*, the carved leather case 1770.

 

Top of the knife handle to the tip of the leather case is 11.25 inches in length.

 

 

Item Code: 3981

£ 1450

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