The handle is hand carved and is complete with a silver cap and ferrule, making it very pleasing on the eyes. The Solid Silver blade is fully hallmarked with the letter c for 1920 along with the Lion Passant, Crown and the Makers mark which is JD&S - the Makers Mark for the very famous James Dixon & Sons. The Mother of Pearl handle on this particular letter opener is pristine as the photos reflect and looks very special.
The marks are deep, clear and crisp on this piece. The blade is beautifully crafted. The letter opener is 20.5 cm in length and weighs a hefty 41 grammes. JAMES DIXON MOTHER OF PEARL SHEFFIELD SOLID SILVER BLADED LETTER OPENER 1920.
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The item "JAMES DIXON MOTHER OF PEARL SHEFFIELD SOLID SILVER BLADED LETTER OPENER 1920" is in sale since Saturday, June 15, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "sheffieldsilverware" and is located in Sheffield. This item can be shipped worldwide.