TOP QUALITY ANTIQUE GEORGIAN SILVER & MOTHER OF PEARL POCKET FOLDING KNIFE - EXCELLENT WORKING ORDER
Rare early 19th-century (1832) sterling silver & MOP fruit folding knife.
Sterling silver hallmarked blade.
Beautiful genuine mother of pearl panels on both sides, with intricate engraved decorations.
Bright-cut decorations to the blade edges which enhance the sparkling effect of the silver.
The hinge mechanism is good and firm. It latches at 90° and then 180°. It gives a nice snap sound when closing.
Good blade - the silver still has good thickness and heavy gauge - not flimsy. No dents.
Free from personal inscriptions or monograms.
A fine early piece, genuine 185 year old English antique folding knife.
If you require a gift box, it is available at additional cost, please ask for details.
HALLMARKS: Birmingham, STERLING fineness 92.5%. MAKER Thomas Freeman
DIMENSION: Length : CLOSED 8cm (3 1/8"). OPEN 14.5cm (5 3/4") approx.
CONDITION: Excellent condition for its age without damage. Well preserved. No splits to the mother pearl panels. The streaks on the panels are natural texture of the MOP and not cracks.
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