Tyne and Wear HER(6583): Newcastle, The Close, Mansion House, carving knife and fork - Details
Newcastle, The Close, Mansion House, carving knife and fork
Tools and Equipment
A carving knife and fork from the Mansion House, with buckhorn handles terminating in heads of seahorses was found in circa 1905. The knife was 20.25 inches long and the fork 14.5 inches long.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, Series 3, Vol I (1905), p 138.