Antique Style English Sterling Silver Fox Head. Letter Opener - Sheffield 2002. This is a fine quality English made letter opener or letter knife - the item could also be used as a large page if so desired. The opener follows an antique style that has been around since the early 20th century or possible the late 19th century - this piece carries modern silver hallmarks for Sheffield 2002 - there is no date letter but the presence of the Queens head golden jubilee mark indicates that 2002 was the year of manufacture - the makers mark is for Camelot Silverware Ltd of Sheffield - this company is still producing quality items to this day.The letter opener is a classic design with with a flat blade that tapers down to a point - to the top is a nicely modelled three dimensional fox head - the reverse side of the opener is flat backed as can be seen in picture 7. The item measures 13.5cm in length and is 1.6cm at its widest point (across the foxes ears) - the total unpacked weight is 23g. The condition all round is excellent and the item shows only the lightest signs of wear - the item is clean and ready to use or to give as a gift to someone. This item is a fine quality piece and would make a nice gift for someone into country pursuits or who likes fox related collectables - or perhaps you're a Leicester City supporter (the foxes) who wants something a little different - vintage and antique pieces would cost considerably more so this a great value item. Please study the images provided to satisfy yourself as to the condition of the item - if you have any further questions please ask and I'll be happy to oblige. The item "Antique Style English Sterling Silver Fox Head Letter Opener Sheffield 2002" is in sale since Thursday, July 12, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectables\Pens & Writing Equipment\Letter Openers". The seller is "century-antiques-uk" and is located in Wigston.
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