This listing is for an unusual 19th Century carved page turner or letter opener with intricate hand carved handle. The handle end is carved with a man wearing a pointed hat and carrying a flute and bag with forest background. The design appears to be European.
This nice item is in excellent condition although there is a small no-harm notch on the flat end near handle (see photos). Measures 10 1/2" long and 1 3/8" wide. Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "UNUSUAL 19th C.
ANTIQUE CARVED PAGE TURNER / LETTER OPENER" is in sale since Monday, August 19, 2013. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Desktop Items\Letter Openers". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.