Description

    A WILLIAM COMYNS & SONS SILVER AND TORTOISESHELL PAGE TURNER AND AN EDWARDIAN SILVER AND IVORY PAGE TURNER
    London, England, 1901-1902
    Marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head), WC, f; S
    18-1/4 inches long (46.4 cm) (longest)
    13.4 ounces (gross)

    The two page turners, one with figural repoussé handle to tortoiseshell blade, one with naturalistic eagle's head handle with glass eyes and horn beak to ivory blade.


    Condition Report*:

    With significant loss to patina of tortoiseshell and minor knicks to the edges, some denting to silver commensurate with age; large chip to tip of ivory and denting and scratching to silver commensurate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2012
    12th-13th Wednesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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