Antique Bone German Silver Handled Doctor's Human Skull Serpent Letter Opener
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Antique Bone German Silver Handled Doctor's Human Skull Serpent Letter Opener :
Hello. We are dispersing a large and sprawling collection of antique and vintage 19th and 20th century occult and fanciful demonic ephemera and items, including objects and curiosities spanning both centuries. Please add us to your favorites and return each week to see the new items that will be listed. This week for sale an antique faux ivory letter opener. The handle features a skullon books on one side and a serpent entwined with a torchalong with furtheroccult or medical symbology on the opposite - allelaborately chaised in silver.Whether the silver is solid or plate, I cannot say as I can find no identifying marks. Thislikely lay on a doctor's desk at around the end of the 19th century and possibly was a custom piece. It is substantial and large. I have never seen another like it.Thank you for looking and please see our other items as we will be listing a number of like-minded items this summer. Length: 15.25 inches Weight: 0.5 lbs Please NOTE - I will be out of town at the time of the listing's end so please allow approx. 10 days after end of listing for processing and shipping.
PayPal is the only form of payment accepted. Payment to be made within 72 hours of sale end. All items must be shipped with insurance. For sale to the US, Europe and Asia only.
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