Antique Letter Opener

Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener

Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener

Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener
This is an antique page turner or letter opener that has been hand carved into the shape of the Duke of Wellington from sheep bone - unwanted after dinner left over bovine bone. No maker's marks etc.

In collectable condition condition with normal signs of age and use wear. There are a few nibbles out of the thin edge and it looks like a part has been broken off and re-glued where it is slightly discoloured.

There are cracks around the area and his bust is slightly wobbly. Please see pictures for more details and visual confirmation of condition. 11 inches long x 1 and 3/8 inches x 1/2 an inch. Scale is usually an English 1 penny coin which is 20mm in diameter which is just short of 7/8ths of an inch in diameter.

In the title or description it means. Condition which may have scuffs, scratches and damage. We cannot and will not declare items below the sale value. The item "Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener" is in sale since Tuesday, April 27, 2021.

This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "diggerlee" and is located in Yorkshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Antique: Yes
  • Age: 1850-1899
  • Maker: Unbranded
  • Material: carved sheep bovine bone
  • Type: page turner
  • Original/Repro: Original
  • Country/Region of Origin: United Kingdom


Antique Duke of Wellington Hand Carved Sheep Bone Page Turner / Letter Opener