Pullman Gallery

Giant Shagreen and Sterling silver knife

Price Code: SOLD

Reference: 5606

A very large, Sterling silver letter knife with a pale shagreen-wrapped handle and ivory tip. The blade hallmarked London, 1907. In a bespoke, grey grosgrain presentation box.

Shagreen’s naturally granular surface made it the perfect material for the hilts of swords and daggers, as it provided perfect grip in use.

Length overall: 17 inches (44 cms).

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