An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Edwardian antler handled, sterling silver and steel carving set – boxed; an addition to our diverse dining silverware collection..
This exceptional antique Edwardian sterling silver mounted and antler handled carving set consists of a carving knife, a carving fork and a sharpening steel.
The plain steel blade of the carving knife has a sabre style, broad incurved shaped form, incorporating the maker’s mark ‘Walker & Hall, Sheffield’ to the anterior surface.
Each piece of this antique carving set is fitted with a shaped antler handle featuring an impressive hallmarked sterling silver embossed foliate decorated terminal, incorporating a vacant oval cartouche to either side.
All the components of this Edwardian boxed carving set retain the hallmarked sterling silver ferrules ornamented with a broad band of embossed foliate ornamentation.
This exceptional carving set with antler handles is fitted to the fine and impressive original, hinged mahogany wood presentation box with a velvet and satin lined interior.
The cover of the box is embellished with the original shaped brass vacant cartouche, and secures with two hinged catches.
Carving knife 42.4cm/16.7″
Carving fork 29.9cm/11.8″
Sharpening steel 35.6cm/14″
Not measurable as antler handles