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Knife belonging to a cutlery set used by H.T. Ferrar on board Discovery DUNIH 2017.5.4

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Knife belonging to a cutlery set used by H.T. Ferrar on board Discovery

Knife, silver plated, engraved with 'Discovery 1901' and decorated ferrule with adjoining handle of ivory. Underside of blade stamped with maker's mark 'Rodgers'. Part of a set of cutlery belonging to Hartley T. Ferrar (geologist) from his time on Discovery during the 1901-1904 expedition. Set includes two forks, two knives and a teaspoon contained in a soft chamois leather pouch (possibly made later by donor's mother).

Number: DUNIH 2017.5.4
Name: Knife belonging to a cutlery set used by H.T. Ferrar on board Discovery
Date: 1901-1904
Maker: Rodgers
Location: In Store
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