Fri, 17th Sep 2021 10:30

The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

 
  Lot 51
 

A VICTORIAN NOVELTY FRUIT KNIFE

Sold for £55


Condition report
Wear commensurate with age and use; surface chips and nicks; similar wear to blade, see additional images

 

VICTORIAN NOVELTY FRUIT KNIFE,
the horn handle modelled in the form of a shoe, the switch blade inscribed 'Ges. Gesuchtzt', 13.9cm unfolded
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

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