Asprey Slotted Cutlery

Asprey Slotted Cutlery

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Maker / Retailer
Reference

6498

This set of silver plate, slotted cutlery has a slight pistol grip to the ivory handle.

As its name suggests the two handle sections slide apart to allow the knife and fork to be used separately. The blade is steel and stamped with the retailer's name of Asprey with their address of 166 Bond Street. The fork is silver plated and stamped with pseudo silver marks giving the maker's initials 'JR & S' and 'BP' The fork also has a corkscrew. Third quarter 19th century.

Size closed is given.

Dimensions:

Width 11 cm / 4 12"
Depth 3.5 cm / 1 12"
Year

Circa 1885

Medium

SIlver Plate

Country

England

Signed

Asprey

Style

Campaign Cutlery

Exhibitions
Essential Baggage

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