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Antique English Mary Chawner Sterling Silver Letter Opener/Skewer

$425

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Antique English sterling silver letter opener or skewer by Mary Chawner, circa 1836. No monogram. Mary Chawner was a noted silversmith and spoonmaker from 1834-1840. This letter opener is adorned with a scallop design and an etched lion. Measures: approximate 6" long, 1/2" wide at top. Weighs approximate 27.8g, 17.8dwt. Fully hallmarked with leopard head (London city mark) lion (sterling mark) A (date mark for 1836) Duty mark, MC (Mary Chawner hallmark) Very nice condition with some light tarnish and slight surface scratching. Will come packaged securely and shipped US Priority Mail with insurance. CL113020.

Details

  • Creator
    Mary Chawner (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 6 in. (15.24 cm)Width: .5 in. (1.27 cm)Depth: .07 in. (1.78 mm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1836
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    New Milford, CT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 86321stDibs: LU4108321629862

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    $40 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 7-9 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: New Milford, CT
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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