Sep 11, 2008

Paper Knife

Paper Knife

c. 1860 ?

Blade: agate; collar: transparent yellow enamel on an engine-turned ground mounted in gold set with diamonds, and the ovoid finial of two pieces of rock crystal carved on flat surfaces

Diameter: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.); Overall: 20.4 cm (8 1/16 in.)

The India Early Minshall Collection 1966.486


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