William B. Kerr & Co. all sterling silver letter opener with figural double-sided handle, decorated with Lion masks, surrounded by scroll, floral and shell motifs. On the front of the blade, there is an engraved monogram "N. A. D". Marked 21. c. 1900.
This impressive incredibly detailed letter opener is 10 1/8" long, 1 3/8" wide and weighs 65.1 grams or 2.1 ozs Troy.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Ornate Lion Mask Letter Opener William Kerr Sterling Silver 1900 Mono NAD