Travel cutlery, ivory handles carved with... - Lot 241 - Millon

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Travel cutlery, ivory handles carved with... - Lot 241 - Millon
Travel cutlery, ivory handles carved with allegorical figures and their symbols, Hope (anchor, crow), Justice (sword, scales) and Charity (children). Above them, four curly-haired heads crown the ensemble. The knife has a wide curved blade, the fork has two teeth.
Netherlands, 18th century
L of the knife 27.5 cm, L of the handle 9.5 cm
L of the fork 21.5 cm, L of the handle 9 cm

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Similar copy in J. van Trigt, Couverts de l'art ghique à l'art nouveau, Collection Jacques Hollander
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