A rare huge cased sterling silver letter opener. It is hallmarked for London 1978 with the makers marks being DSS for David Shaw Silverware Ltd. It has been unusually designed in the form of a partisan or halberd carried by the Yeoman Wardens or Beefeaters of the Tower of London. It has been engraved with the crest of the Royal coat of arms of Scotland?
It is in super condition being free from dings splits and repairs. The case is also in super condition.It measures over 15 inches (38.2cms) long by over 1 inch (2.9cms) wide and weighs 40 grams excluding the case. A very interesting rare piece.
If you have any queries etc... To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item "HUGE 15 inch RARE CASED STERLING SILVER PARTISAN or HALBERD LETTER OPENER 1978" is in sale since Friday, June 19, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "spidermonkey10" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.