George Wostenholm, Sheffield, England, Antique Amber & Gold Equal End Senator Sheffield Exhibition Knife, Circa 1890, 3 1/8”


Measurements: Blade Lengths: 1.75", 1.25", Closed Length: 2.75"

  • SKU: 24016
  • Measurements: Blade Lengths: 1.75", 1.25", Closed Length: 2.75"
  • Circa: 1890's
  • Condition: MINT
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Sheffield - IXL, George Wostenholm, 4 Blade Folder with "Antique Amber"

Comes with custom leather case.

Blade Lengths: 1.75", 1.25"
Closed Length: 2.75"

Photography by Mitchell D. Cohen

G. WOSTENHOLM, SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND, TORTOISE & GOLD EQUAL END SENATOR SHEFFIELD EXHIBITION KNIFE, c. 1890, 3 1/8” KNIFE, four (4) blades, master spear, two pens, manicure with knife point.  All blades are mint, bright (black polish), long match striker pulls, which extend through the ricassos.  Elaborate jimping (fluting) on their spines. All tight with good snaps. Beautiful tortoise shell scales, one very thin crack at the front top pin, solid-gold bar shield, gold pins and rolled-gold-covered backsprings.  Backsprings are inside file worked.  Factory cased in original IXL factory telescoping mint box. This knife is pictured on p. 142 of “SHEFFIELD EXHIBITION KNIVES.”  This is as good as it gets, tortoiseshell, gold, file work, original box and published.


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