Fork

Fork

Date:

1918

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

L 22.5 cm x W 2.6 cm

Accession Number:

16.2010

Credit Line:

Gift. Kyrill (Dmitrieff), Archbishop. 2010-07

Description

Silver fork. On end of handle is oval cartouche with beaded border and foliate design. Monogram inside cartouche has been filed off. From among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg.

History Note

From among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg. Bequeathed by Bishop Nektary (Kontsevich) to Archbishop Kyrill (Dmitrieff) in 1983.

Inscriptions & Markings

On reverse: BM; mostly filed off marking with letters AGUE still visible.