Christofle Silver Plated Letter Opener with Napoleon III Profile

Christofle Silver Plated Letter Opener with Napoleon III Profile

Regular price R 1,550

Christofle Silver Plated Letter Opener with Napoleon III Profile
 
The handmade, vintage silver plate on bronze letter opener was made by Christofle, Paris, France, circa 1950. The one side has the head of Napoleon III in high relief and the reverse side is decorated with Napoleon’s Bumble Bee and a laurel wreath. The blade is marked with Christofle marks.
 
Weight                                    118g
Age                                         Circa 1950
Origin                                      Paris, France
Dimension                               22.2cm long; 5.1cm maximum width
Condition                                Excellent, very minor scratches
Stock Code                             BD558