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Irish George III Sterling Silver Bright Cut Meat Skewer Letter Opener Dublin 1793


£485 | $646 USD | €550 EUR
Item Number: SA512142
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Argentum Antiques & Collectables
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Item: - Irish Sterling Silver Meat Skewer.
Description: - This is a superb antique George III sterling silver meat skewer letter opener made by the Dublin Silversmith John Dalrymple in 1793. The meat skewer is decorated with bright cut borders, ribbon decoration, vacant cartouche, and completed with a ring loop handle.
Assay: - .925 Sterling Silver.
Date: - 1793.
Period: - 18th Century.
Maker: - John Dalrymple.
Measurement: - The meat skewer measures 29.0 cm in length.
Weight: - 95.3 grams / 3.06 troy ounces.
Item No: - 525.
Condition: - The meat skewer is in good condition. Displaying surface scratches commensurate with age and usage. Minor rubbing to the decoration. Hallmarks are clear. Please see photographs for confirmation of condition.


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Height = 29 cm (11.4")
Width = 3 cm (1.2")
Depth = 0.3 cm (0.1")

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