Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Skewer/Letter Opener
Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Skewer/Letter Opener
Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Skewer/Letter Opener
Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Skewer/Letter Opener
Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Skewer/Letter Opener
Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Skewer/Letter Opener

WILLIAM ELEY & WILLIAM FEARN (worked from 1797-1808)

Antique George III Sterling Silver Meat Skewer/Letter Opener

1801 London

Offered by AC Silver

£495 gbp
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This fine antique George III English sterling silver meat skewer / letter opener* has a tapered form with a circular ring loop finger piece.

The surface of this fine example of Georgian silverware is plain and unembellished, apart from the featured hallmarks to the reverse.

* The original use of this item was purely as a meat skewer. Due to its form, this piece may certainly be used as an effective letter opener.

Dimensions

Diameter of ring loop 2.5cm/1"

Length 30.6cm/12"

Weight

2.7 troy ounces/83g


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This antique skewer is a very good gauge of silver, fine quality and in excellent presentation condition.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of Georgian silverware.
Maker: William Eley & William Fearn

Origin: London, England

Date: 1801
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU W9918 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.
Stock Code
W9918
Medium
A fine and impressive antique George III English sterling silver meat skewer/letter opener; an addition to our Georgian silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the reverse surface of the skewer are all very clear.
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