Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Table knife and fork

Date:
17th century
Culture:
possibly Spanish
Medium:
Steel, silver, garnet or glass
Dimensions:
Knife L. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); fork L. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Steel
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Stuyvesant, 1891
Accession Number:
91.16.54, .55
Not on view
Marking: [on either side of back of blade]: three curious slashes, and letter M (maker's mark)
Rutherfurd Stuyvesant (until 1891; to MMA)
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