Beautiful set of one dozen fruit or cheese knives, silver plate in a small velvet box. This came from J E Caldwell silver smiths - I believe it came from their Philadelphia store. That company was founded in the mid 1800's and I believe these knives are about 100 years old.
Solid handed embossed in the'pear' pattern. The knife blades are also. Silver plate and are marked'1847 Rogers Bros'. The velvet case is rather worn but has a. The satin lining is falling apart from age and some of the little wooden.
Dividers have been lost over the years. The knives still fit nicely in the box. Each knife is 6.5 inches long and the size of the box is 6.5 X 7.25 inches. The item "Set of 12 Antique Silver Plate Fruit Knives in Velvet Case J E Caldwell" is in sale since Friday, January 15, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Flatware & Silverware".
The seller is "deep_purple_katharine" and is located in Reading, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.