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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 436

    A WILLIAM AND MARY IVORY-HANDLED KNIFE AND FORK

    CIRCA 1690

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WILLIAM AND MARY IVORY-HANDLED KNIFE AND FORK
    CIRCA 1690
    With stained silver-mounted and inlaid handles decorated with tulips, in a tooled leather case
    Knife - 8 in. (20 cm.) long
    Together with a Venetian millefiore glass handled knife with an English steel blade, circa 1700, in a tooled leather case; and seven steel flint strikes - 3½ in. (8 cm.) long and smaller (10)


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    For similar examples see British Cutlery, Edited by Peter Brown, York Civic Trust, 2001, p.92 and pp. 102-103.

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