Hallmarked Silver Fruit Knives
Silver Folding Fruit Knives |Antique Silver| Collectible| Antiques| MostlyBoxesAntiques.com
We have a comprehensive collection of original folding fruit knifes, c.1780 to 1930. In its day the ultimate accessory to have in your pocket, allowing the owner to be prepared for whatever fruit opportunities presented themselves! Silver was used for the blade to prevent corrosion from the acidic juices of the fruit. The knives blades in this collection were made in the towns of Birmingham, Sheffield, Chester and London. The town of manufacture is engraved in each blade with the makers mark.