Set of 12 fruit knives in ebony with sterling silver trim, sharp blade in solid silver. Empire-style model and from the early 19th century period (Minerva hallmarks post-1838 and old-man hallmarks 1819-1838)
8 identical knives with Minerva hallmarks + 4 of a very similar model, to make a dozen.
Small cracks in the handles due to use.
Length: 19.5 cm
- Cutlery set, set of 12 Empire cheese knives in ebony and sterling silver
- .950 silver, ebony
- Estimated Period
- Early 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes