Aventurine Knife and Fork
Aventurine knife and fork c. 1720-1750
An aventurine-glass knife and fork of facetted pistol form. English scmitar blade, the fork with a baluster stem.  Silver gilt ferrules.
Length of haft: 8.3 cm

Ref: J. Van Trigt, Cutlery from Gothic to Art Deco, the J. Hollander Collection, no. 258 for French knives with aventurine hafts, no. 259 for English forks with brown aventurine handles.

Price: 900

Aventurine glass knive and fork c. 1700-1730