Arts and Crafts Silver Paper Knife - Omar Ramsden and Alwyn Carr
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Description: - An Arts and Crafts sterling silver Paper Knife (or Letter Opener) by Omar Ramsden and Alwyn Carr. The paper knife is crafted with a tapering blade, and spot-hammered decoration, the faceted handle with fluted decoration and an octagonal seal-top finial.
Hallmarked with London assay marks, 1913.
Assay: - .925 Sterling Silver.
Date: - 1913.
Period: - Early 20th Century.
Maker: - Omar Ramsden and Alwyn Carr.
Engraving: - None.
Measurement: - 19.7cm (length) x 1.8cm (width) x 0.95cm (depth).
Weight: - 82.8 grams.
Condition: - Minor tarnishing, nicks, pitting, and general wear to the letter opener commensurate with age. Hallmarks are clear. Please see photographs for confirmation of condition.
Item No: - 1898_ww1.
Customs and import taxes: - Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply.