Antique Letter Opener

Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861

Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861

Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861
Victorian Solid Silver Letter opener / paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle Sheffield 1861. Nowadays everyone calls these Paper Knives but 160 years ago this was used to break the seal on a letter with a wax seal, hence the letter opener. Superb carved Mother Of Pearl handle, with acanthus leaves to bottom of handle. Silver collar leading to solid silver letter opener blade. The mother of Pearl handle has no chips, no scratches, no cracks and perfectly straight, very rare to be this thick and carved. The blade has extremely good clear hallmarks and makers name. The blade has no dents, no deep scratches, no blemishes and also very straight, near perfect for 160 years old. The letter Opener blade is hallmarked Sheffield 1861. H &Co - Martin Hall and Co. Very prolific makers of small silver items still going until 1962! Exceptionally good condition, a good heavy opener more suitable for a mans hand. Been in my loft for some thirty years. Will be well packed and tracked.

The item "Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861" is in sale since Monday, November 29, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "retiredantique1954" and is located in Tenterden.

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  • Antique: Yes
  • Pattern: Mother Of Pearl
  • Composition: Solid Silver
  • Style: Victorian
  • Product: Letter Openers
  • Material: Solid Silver
  • Age: 1850-1899


Victorian Solid Silver Letter Opener paper Knife Mother Of Pearl Handle 1861