This is a mid 19th-century (1860) antique Victorian, silver & mother of pearl large (3 1/2") pocket folding knife/penknife.
Made by the illustrious silversmiths Hilliard & Thomason.
Sterling silver hallmarked blade.
Genuine mother of pearl scales, with a fancy engraved spine. (please see last image)
No personal inscriptions or monograms.
A quality, genuine 159 year old Victorian silver penknife.
HALLMARKS: Birmingham, STERLING fineness 92.5%. MAKER Hilliard & Thomason
DIMENSION: Length : CLOSED 9cm (3 1/2"). OPEN 15.5cm (6 1/8") approx.
CONDITION: Good condition, the blade tip protrudes slightly when closed. No damage to the pearl scales. The silver blade is thick and not flimsy. Hinge is sturdy, no wobble. The blade snaps nicely open and shut.
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