A Victorian steel breadknife with a carved wooden handle. The handle is carved with the word ‘BREAD’ but this is carved around the handle rather than down it. The steel blade bears a manufacturers mark in the form of a crossed key symbol above ‘J NOWILL & SONS SHEFFIELD ESTABLISHED AD 1***’. The wooden handle is very well carved, and the piece dates from c.1880. It is in excellent condition and the blade is still very sharp.
Dimensions: Length 32.5cm. Width of blade 3cm Diameter of handle 2.8cm.
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