Very Well Carved Bread Knife

Very Well Carved Bread Knife

Code: K23099

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A superb quality, steel bread knife with a carved sycamore handle. The handle is exceptionally well carved, with leaves in a spiralling design. The carving is very deep and well detailed and is still in fabulous condition.  There is a manufacturers name on the blade but this is now quite worn with use and illegible but you can still make out the words “ & SON CUTLERS SHEFFIELD” . It is also engraved with “Bread Knife” in an ornate script. It dates from c.1870 and it is in very good condition. There is a silver ferrel joining the handle to the blade but the hallmark on this is also worn.

Dimensions: Length 34.7cm. Width of blade 3.8cm Diameter of handle 3cm.

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