Large George III Solid Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Mop Antique English Sheffield Folding Pocket Fruit Penknife C.1800 (1 of 6)
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Large George III Solid Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Mop Antique English Sheffield Folding Pocket Fruit Penknife C.1800

Ref: LA114479

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Description

This is a large Georgian-George III early 19th-century (c1800) Sheffield sterling silver & mother of pearl folding knife. Genuine mother of pearl panels on both sides, with a stylised cartouche.

The hinge is in excellent condition and sturdy, no wobble.

The blade latches on at 90° and then 180° and gives a strong snap when being closed.

The blade has lovely Bright-cut engraved patterns to the top edge. Reeded/fancy bolsters at both ends.

The blade still has a good thickness of silver and heavy gauge - not flimsy. No dents.

Free from inscriptions or monograms.

HALLMARKS:-
Sheffield, STERLING fineness 92.5%. Maker's mark not struck, this is common for early/pre-1820 George III penknives.

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We only sell genuine antiques. We always combine multiple purchases to reduce shipping cost. And we provide full refund if you are not happy with the item.

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Measurements

Weight : 24.5 g - 0.05 lb

Length Open : 16.5 cm - 6.5 in

Length Closed : 9 cm - 3.54 in

Declaration

RegencySilver Antiques has clarified that the Large George III Solid Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Mop Antique English Sheffield Folding Pocket Fruit Penknife C.1800 (LA114479) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1800.

Condition

Excellent condition for its age except a split on the mother of pearl panel, on one side only. Excellent working order.

Delivery

● UK: Free (3-5 business days) / next day special delivery (please enquire). ● International, USA, Europe, Asia: £6 Airmail tracked & signed (7-10 business day) / International Express 2-3 business days (please enquire).

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