Battin & Co. combination of a letter opener with cigar cutter, having sterling silver handle and nickel plated steel blade. The handle is decorated with acid etched floral and scroll patterns, surrounding a blank reserve for monogram or short inscription. c. 1896-1922.
This incredible piece is 9 1/2" long.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Acid Etched Floral Scroll Letter Opener Cigar Cutter Sterling Silver 1900s