Julian is a stunning silver blade folding fruit knife.
His mother of pearl handle is wonderfully engraved with flowers and swirls and leaves one side.
Julian has an unusual shape as he has s beveled profile which s more noticeable with full extended
His handle has a silver monogram reading C. N.
Hallmarked 1899 with makers mark J.R star and cross into a shield - Joseph Rodgers & Sons Sheffield.
A famous firm of cutlers and silversmiths founded in Sheffield in 1682. It was converted under the style of Joseph Rodgers & Sons Ltd in 1871. The factory was at 6 Norfolk Street, Sheffield and a showroom at 60 Holborn Viaduct, London. New large works were opened in 1899 at River Lane, Sheffield.
Julian's blade has been used and shows some minor signs of wear, however he is in good condition her age
His dimensions is 12.5cm long and 7.5cm folded.
Use and love him wisely.