Agate Knife and Fork
agate knife and fork, the hafts of facetted, tapering cylindrical form,
the knife with a scimitar blade and the fork with a baluster
stem. Silver ferrule. Probably Dutch.
Length of knife haft: 3.75", 9 cm (incl. ferrule)
J. Van Tigt, Cutlery From Gothic to Art Deco, the J. Hollander Collection, nos. 248 for a Dutch example
Price: £680 the pair