Agate-handled knife and fork, with sharkskin sheath

Steel, silver, agate | 1675-1700

Unknown Maker

Saber-shaped blade, rounded bolster. Plain silver ferrule, faceted flaring handle, small metal pin on top of handle.

Credit: The Robert L. Metzenberg Collection, gift of Eleanor L. Metzenberg
Object: 1985-103-109

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