Bill Brown Collection of historic cutlery
- Art Funded
- Art Fund grant
- £60,000 (Total: £280,000; Tax remission)
- Bill Brown
There are 3 distinct strands: 1) British-made cutlery and flatware, 2) Cutlery and flatware found in Britain, 3) Foreign cutlery and flatware that influenced the form, fashions or decoration of British cutlery.
Bill Brown has been collecting for 45 years, sources include Thiers, France, Solingen, Germany and Sheffield.