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    Sale 5100

    Indian & Islamic Works of Art

    26 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 162

    AN OTTOMAN SILVER GILT AND IVORY TRAVELLING KNIFE AND FORK SET, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN OTTOMAN SILVER GILT AND IVORY TRAVELLING KNIFE AND FORK SET, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY
    The knife with straight steel blade, the fork with two large and one smaller central prong, both with gold leaf at hilt and terminating in ivory handle, the sheath with silver locket and chape terminating in a bulb, decorated with scrolling floral vine to sides and pierced cartouches to front and reverse - 10 5/8in (27.3cm) long


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