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Knife and fork

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (North, made)

  • Date:

    ca.1675 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Steel with stained horn and silver gilt mounts

  • Museum number:

    2320&A-1855

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Knife and fork with handles of stained horn and silver-gilt ferrules, the pommels in the form of goat's heads

Place of Origin

Europe (North, made)

Date

ca.1675 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Steel with stained horn and silver gilt mounts

Descriptive line

Knife and fork with stained horn handles and silver gilt mounts, Northern Europe, ca.1675

Materials

Steel; Horn; Silver; Gold

Techniques

Forging (metal forming); Staining; Amalgam gilding

Subjects depicted

Goats (animals)

Categories

Arms & Armour; Metalwork; Tools & Equipment; Accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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