Set of twelve knives and twelve forks and case
Marked by IW
Object Place: Europe, England
31.3 x 19.95 cm (12 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Scroll-end pistol handles. Blades are sabre or scimitar shape. Forks are three-pronged.
On the handle of each knife and fork, maker's mark only IW with a pellet between in a rectangle (sim to Grimwade 1750). On one blade only, cutler's devices: stamped a pair of scissors and a pentagon.
Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler