Shreve, Crump Low Letter Opener Heinric American Sterling Silver Mixed Metal
Novelty sterling silver and mixed metal letter opener with Native American motif. Retailed by Shreve, Crump & Low in Boston, ca 1910. Cast handle in form of Indian chief head with noble and austere face and full feather headdress. Flat, tapering, and hand-hammered blade in style of stained hide. A fully developed specimen of a popular motif that suggests the work of Joseph Heinrich, a turn-of-the-century maker active in New York and France. Fully marked with retailers stamp, no. 20, and phrase Sterling and / Other Metals. The item "Shreve, Crump Low Letter Opener Heinric American Sterling Silver Mixed Metal" is in sale since Thursday, August 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Other Antique Sterling Silver". The seller is "nelson-and-nelson-antiques" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style: Edwardian
- Age: 1900-1940
- Type: Letter Opener
- Brand: Shreve, Crump & Low
- Composition: Sterling Silver & Mixed Metal