A Victorian silver-gilt toy folding Fruit Knife.
A Victorian toy silver-gilt Folding Fruit Knife in the 18th century manner, London 1846, by Francis Higgins, with owner’s script initals ‘KA‘. In its original retailer’s case for Hunt and Roskell.
Good with some scratching to the end of the blade [see images]. Some wear to the retailer’s label inside the case lid.
Dimensions [excluding the case]:
Length [folded] – 4.20 cm., [open] – 7.60 cm.; Width – 1.10 cm.; Weight – 7.20 gms.