A smart Victorian oak canteen of mother of pearl and silver plated fruit knives and forks with hallmarks for Francis Howard & Sons, Circa 1870s. With etched blades and forks, the cutlery rest in a navy blue velvet lined oak canteen with brass cartouche on the lid. The set was then retailed in 1920s by William Dow, Perth (hence the old paper bag which holds the key to the canteen lock. In excellent condition throughout.
Each knife is 18.5cm long
Each fork is 15.5cm long
Canteen box is 29cm wide, 25cm deep and 6cm high.
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