Victorian Silver Letter Opener

GBP 795.00

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Object Description

Hunting interest. A decorative antique sterling silver page turner or letter opener with the handle in the form of a heron with a long intertwined fish tail. The blade is beautifully hand decorated with a hunting scene of horses riding to hounds. Length 35.5 cms. Width 2.5 cms. Birmingham 1882. Maker Horton & Allday.

Object Condition

This lovely desk item is in excellent condition with no damage or restoration. The painting shows no signs of wear. The silver marks are clear. The is a tiny bit of fritting at the end of the blade which could easily be rubbed down if required (see photo).

Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

We are open weekly as follows:

Monday
9.30 - 17:00
Tuesday
9.30 - 17:00
Wednesday
9.30 - 17:00
Thursday
9.30 - 17:00
Friday
9.30 - 17:00
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Dealer Contact

Telephone
+44 (0)207 288 1939
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Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS