George III Plain Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Mop Antique English Sheffield Hallmarked Folding Pocket Fruit Penknife c.1800 (1 of 7)
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George III Plain Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Mop Antique English Sheffield Hallmarked Folding Pocket Fruit Penknife c.1800

Ref: LA114641

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Description

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

The hinge is firm. The blade latches on at 90° and then 180° and gives a snap sound when being closed.

The blade still has a good thickness of silver - not flimsy.

Slightly uncommon hallmarks with only Sheffield town mark (crown) and sterling standard (lion passant) are stamped.

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.

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Measurements

Weight : 19 g - 0.04 lb

Length Open : 12.8 cm - 5.04 in

Length Closed : 6.9 cm - 2.72 in

Declaration

RegencySilver Antiques has clarified that the George III plain sterling silver & mother of pearl mop English Sheffield hallmarked folding pocket fruit penknife (LA114641) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1800.

Condition

Good condition for its age. Minor dents on blade tip. No splits to the mother of pearl panels. The streaks on the panels are reflections and natural textures, not cracks.

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● 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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