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Edward V Half Crown Sterling silver letter opener 1910 by Albert Barker Ltd



Albert Barker Ltd, 5 New Bond Street, London: A commemorative Sterling silver letter opener or paper knife, and to the handle is fixed a 1910 Half Crown, on one side the head of Edward V with a crown in relief above, with the crest on the reverse, the surround to the coin bearing the inscription: ’Born 9th November 1841, died 6th May 1910’. Fully marked with makers marks and hallmarks for 1910. Provenance: purchased from the estate of the Duke of Gloucester.


  • Creator
    Albert Barker (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 9 in. (22.86 cm)Width: 2.25 in. (5.72 cm)Depth: .25 in. (6.35 mm)
  • Style
    Edwardian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. The condition of the knife is very good, with only very light wear. The blade is not overly sharp, but opens letters well.
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 32381stDibs: LU868013451332

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  • Shipping
    US$110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 7-9 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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