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SA599463

Superb Antique Brass Figural Letter Opener / Paper Knife - Owl C.1900

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Puckerings

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Description

A fine and charming figural letter opener or paper knife made from solid cast brass with a novelty Owl terminal. The blade is signed, it is hard to make out but ends in ... mann, so I would imagine Austrian in origin.
The owl is beautifully executed and retaining his two original glass eyes.
Late Victorian / Edwardian in era and dating to c.1900. 7 1/4" x 1 3/4" x 1/2".
Item ID: 40788
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1900.


Dimensions

Height = 18.4 cm (7.2")
Width = 4.4 cm (1.7")
Depth = 1.3 cm (0.5")


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Puckerings
London
United Kingdom
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