Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (1 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (2 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (3 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (4 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (5 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (6 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (7 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (8 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (9 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (10 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (11 of 12)
Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (12 of 12)
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Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880

REF: C4116 / LA228570
£1395
€1527
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Description
An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of antique Indian silver gilt and agate handled travelling knife and fork set - boxed; an addition to our silver flatware collection This exceptional antique Indian silver gilt and agate handle knife and fork set consists of a table knife and fork. The silver blade of the knife has a plain rounded form and the fork has four tines. The surfaces of the knife and fork are plain and unembellished. The silver gilt ferrule of each piece is embellished with pin struck and stylised bud style borders, in addition to the contemporary engraved initials 'EEW' to the reverse surface. This impressive antique knife and fork set retains the original and impressive faceted agate handles, each ornamented with a ribbed design to the lower portion. These exceptional examples of antique flatware are fitted to the impressive original hinged leatherette box with satin and velvet lined interior, which secures with two hinged catches. Each piece of this travelling knife and fork set retains the original gilding. Dimensions Knife Length 20.2cm/8" Width 1.9cm/0.7" Fork Length 17.5cm/6.9" Width 1.8cm/0.7" Weight Not measurable as agate handles Maker: Hamilton & Co. Date: Circa 1880 Origin: Calcutta, India

measurements

Height:
1 MM
Width:
1 MM
Depth:
1 MM

declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 (LA228570) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Circa 1880

condition

This antique agate handled knife and fork set is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The original box is in presentation condition. The Indian hallmarks struck to the reverse surface of of the knife blade are all very clear.

additional info

Material:
Silver
Origin:
Indian
Date of Manufacture:
Circa 1880

delivery

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location

This Indian Silver Gilt and Agate Handled Travelling Knife and Fork - Antique circa 1880 is located in Newcastle, UK

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