Boxed set of Fruit Knives and Forks; 18-60
Boxed set of Fruit Knives and ForksAbout this object
The hinged wooden box is lined in blue velvet and the lid with gathered blue satin. There is a small, plain brass inlay on the outside. The wooden lift out tray lined in blue velvet has blue satin loops at each side for ease of lifting.
The fruit knives have imitation mother of pearl handles and silver blades with scroll work and manufacturer's trademark ie A+N.M.S. The Army and Navy Co-operative Society, formed in 1871 and taken over in 1973.
The fruit forks have matching imitation mother of pearl handles and three silver fork tines.
A: W 30.5cm H 6cm Depth 23cm
B: W 29cm H 2.5cm Depth 20cm
C to N L 18cm
O to Z L 14 cm