LARGE IVORY BOAR TUSK ANTIQUE CIGAR CUTTER measuring 8 1/2" long x 1 1/2" width from the turn of the century. The metal mechanism is silver plated and is marked BCPWF 5124. Spring action cutter mechanism is in fine working order.
This gorgeous STERLING SILVER TEA STRAINER is signed by the noted Norwegian silversmith Thorvald Marthinsen. It is signed on the back TH.MARTHINSEN STERLING NORWAY.
The workmanship is crisp and clean. There is a good bit of openwork. It has a nice weighty feel to it.
MEASUREMENTS: 5 1/8" long x 3 1/4" wide
CONDITION: EXCELLENT - no dings, dents or repairs
A wonderful addition to a collection or delightful gift for a tea drinker.
A wonderful Black Forest antique nutcracker in the form of a chamois with glass eyes. 8 1/2" in height - stands by itself with a fishtail front handle - Circa 1900 - No chips, cracks or repairs. Excellent Condition.
Here's a terrific box with the motif of a snail on the lid, a motif not often seen. The box measures 2 1/8" in diameter and has a height of approximately 3/4."
The closure is tight and the hinge is in fine condition. The original interior gilding is still present. The only mark I could find was "STERLING," located on the floor of the box below the hinge.
The condition is excellent with one or two of the tiniest dings that I did not notice until I scrutinized this ...click for details