An extremely rare travel cutlery set consisting of a knife and a two-pronged fork in iron with solid silver handles in the form of Saint George on horseback fighting the dragon with a lance. Each of the ferrules is engraved with the owner's initials IB.
Amsterdam. Circa 1700.
Dimensions: length of the knife (without stand) 25,5cm ; length of the fork (without stand) 24cm
References: see "Cutlery from Gothic to Art Deco - The J. Hollander Collection" , page 191 , number 331, for a almost identical knife.
Mounted on custom-made metal display stands.
Price : on request