Lot 48: A pair of late Victorian silver knife rests.
December 10, 2012
Birmingham, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A pair of late Victorian silver knife rests, the triform terminals with shell and scroll border. Hallmarked Henry Wilkinson Sheffield 1897, registration number 225792. Length measuring 3 inches (8 cm), weight 2.4 ozt (75 grams).
Condition Report: The lot displays general surface scratches, marks, wear and tarnishing commensurate with the age and use. The terminals appear a little bent with the central circular disc not sitting flush in a number of places. The hallmarks are clear and legible.