Combined knife and fork
Combined knife and fork belonging to Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805). One of a number he used after the loss of his right arm at Santa Cruz in 1797. Unmarked silver three-pronged fork with a separate steel blade attached by a screw alongside the prongs. The head is mounted in an ivory handle and is engraved on the back with a ducal coronet and initials 'NB' . It has a shaped silk-lined red leather case.
|Type:||Combined knife and fork|
|Display location:||Display - Nelson, Navy, Nation Gallery|
|Exhibition:||Nelson, Navy, Nation|
|Credit:||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London|
|Measurements:||Overall: 187 x 25 mm|
|Parts:||Combined knife and fork|
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