Lot 143: Collection of Tiffany & Co. Letter Openers
December 7, 2016
Closter, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Assortment includes: -2 Tiffany & Co. Sterling silver sword shaped letter openers with a shell and oval. 1953 Queen Elizabeth II Coronation. Side is stamped: Tiffany & Co. Makers Sterling. Length: 9 1/2" -Vintage modern sterling silver letter opener with retro modern design. Side is stamped: Tiffany & Co. Makers Sterling. Length: 8" -Tiffany & Co gilt bronze "USS Maine" letter opener dated 1912. Handle with relief image of warship, and speech by William Sulzer on verso. marked on end of handle: Waldorf-Astoria, Dec. 21. 1912. Base of the blade is marked: Tiffany & Co. Bronze. Length: 7 3/4". All show some signs of age, wear, nicks, and scratches. (paper knife, decorative accessory, desk top item) STERLING ASSOCIATES STRIVES TO PROVIDE ACCURATE, OBJECTIVE, & FAIR INFORMATION ON ALL LOTS. WE WILL BE HAPPY TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS AND PROVIDE ADDITIONAL PHOTOS. WE ADVISE THAT YOU, OR SOMEONE ON YOUR BEHALF, INSPECT ANY ITEM(S) AND COME TO YOUR OWN CONCLUSIONS BEFORE BIDDING. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. PLEASE SEE TERMS & CONDITIONS.