George III Solid 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 Solid Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Mop Antique English Sheffield Hallmarked Folding Pocket Fruit Penknife C.1800

Ref: LA114490

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Description

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

The hinge is sturdy, no wobble, but it does not have a very strong snap.

The blade latches on at 90° and then 180°.

The blade still has a good thickness of silver and heavy gauge - not flimsy. Reeded/fancy bolsters at both ends.

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 : 18 g - 0.04 lb

Length Open : 14 cm - 5.51 in

Length Closed : 7.5 cm - 2.95 in

Declaration

RegencySilver Antiques has clarified that the George III Solid Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Mop Antique English Sheffield Hallmarked Folding Pocket Fruit Penknife C.1800 (LA114490) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1800.

Condition

Good condition for its age except for the splits on the mother of pearl panel, on one side only, and minor dent to the blade tip.

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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