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What is a fruit knife?

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A fruit knife, also called a paring knife, is a small knife sharp enough to cut fruit with a fancy handle.
1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
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Georg Jensen Beaded Fruit Knife, 3 Pieces
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Georg Jensen beaded fruit knife. Measures: 17 cm. Stamped. Designed in 1916. In excellent condition. 3 pieces in stock.
Category

20th Century Danish Art Deco Tableware

Danish Silversmith, Old Danish Fruit Knife in Silver, 1930, 4 Pieces
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Danish silversmith. Old Danish fruit knife in silver (830S), 1930. In very good condition. Stamped. Measures: 17 cm. 4 pieces in stock.
Category

Vintage 1930s Danish Art Deco Tableware

Art Deco German Bakelite Fruit Knife Set Holder and Knives
Located in Daylesford, Victoria
Art Deco German bakelite fruit knife set, of 6, with fantastic translucent red bakelite handles spliced with orange, on the original geometric bakelite stand in white and brown Bakel...
Category

Vintage 1930s German Art Deco More Dining and Entertaining

Materials

Bakelite

Georg Jensen Silver/Sterling Silver Akkeleje Fruit Knife No 072
By Georg Jensen
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Georg Jensen silver/sterling silver akkeleje fruit knife no 072 Measures 17.2 cm(6 49/64in).
Category

20th Century Knife Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Cohr Herregaard Silver Fruit Knife
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Cohr Herregaard Silver Fruit Knife. 16.5 cm L. (6 1/2"").  
Category

20th Century Tableware

Materials

Silver

Frigast Silver Fruit Knife/Child Knife
By Frigast
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Frigast silver fruit knife/child knife. From 1927. Measures 17 cm / 6 11/16 in.  
Category

20th Century Tableware

Materials

Silver

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