Oak Cased Dessert Knives & Forks for Six People. Housed in its original polished oak case with dark blue velvet interior and working key. The handles are ivorine, a synthetic material and therefore can be sent overseas without restriction. The case has a vacant brass cartouche to the front
In excellent order with light surface wear commensurate with age. The case is in outstanding condition.
Five of the knife blades are marked for Cooper Brothers of Sheffield, electro plate on steel. One blade is likely to be a replacement. The set dates to circa 1900 - 1940.
Approximate total cased weight is 940 grams.
Approximate case dimensions are 23 cm length, 17.8 cm width and 4.8 cm height.
Approximate knife dimensions are 18 cm length and 1.3 cm blade width.
Approximate fork dimensions are 15 cm length and 1.2 cm tine width.