Agate Knife and Fork
Agate knife and fork
An 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.
c.1700-1730
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



agate knife and fork