Knife and fork
Overall (a, knife): 7 1/2 × 3/4 × 3/8 in. (19.1 × 1.9 × 1 cm) Overall (b, fork): 6 1/2 × 1/2 × 3/8 in. (16.5 × 1
Fork and knife with rectangular bone handles; rectangular steel set at an angle on the knife; three steel prongs on the fork.
This pair of utensils was found between the inner planking of the frigate Constitution when she was rebuilt after the War of 1812.
Gift of M. F. Savage
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.