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Unusual Silver Antique Knife Rests

The Rests in this category contain those that are predominantly solid silver but with an allied component or provenance added that make them very unique

Triple Balls on Base

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Ref: KN0062

Extremely decorative and in excellent condition.
Base has fluted edge with engraved detail within, centre piece heavily twisted.
Thought to be 1920's and could be foreign solid silver.
3" long x 1.5" high

65.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Silver Round & Ivory

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Ref: KN0084

Maker: James Dixon & Son

Date: London 1883

In good condition with clear marks.

140.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Oval Base with Ivory

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Ref: KN0085

Maker: H T H & Co

Date: Birmingham 1913

Pristine condition.

125.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Silver Split Teeth

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Ref: KN0086

Maker: John and George Graves

Date:London 1881

Beautifully engraved on collar and end piece with plain bases.
Base has minor small dents and end of one "tooth" is imperfect but thought to be original not an accident.

110.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Tusks

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Ref: KN0087

Small animal tusks resting in silver frames.
Extremely unusual.

Foreign silver

3.75" long x 1.5" high

SOLD

Ivory Cross Ends

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Ref: KN0088

Date: London 1894

Maker: Yates Brothers

Ivory centre piece with plain cross ends.

Perfect condition

110.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Shamrock

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Ref: KN0089

Date: Sheffield 1902

Maker: Henry Wilkinson

Very desirable shamrock ends with mother of pearl centre piece.In perfect condition.

3" long x 1.5" high

140.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Silver & Stone

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Ref: KN0090

Foreign solid silver with finely engraved ends. Letters CPH embossed in circles probably C. H. Peterson from Copenhaqen with the word SILVER also an added engraving.

Grey/black natural stone (possibly marble) centre piece.

2.75" long x 1.25" high

90.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Wings

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Ref: KN0091

Date: Sheffield 1906

Maker: James Dixon & Sons

Very clear marks including a Rd.No. Finely engraved wings on an attractive base. Perfect condition all round

SOLD

Tiny Horns

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Ref: KN0095

Dainty little rests of horn and foreign silver.

3" long x 1" high

SOLD

Lion Carvers

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Ref: KN0096

Date: Sheffield 1912

Maker: James Dixon & Son

Finely and intricately engraved with lion faces on each tip. Clear marks and a Rd.No.604440

130.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Star & Crescent

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Ref: KN0098

Date: Edinburgh between 1840 and 1890 (date letter missing)

Maker: HAY

Solid silver with an "A" engraved in the centre of the star. Excellent condition.

3" long x 1.25" high

120.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Art Nouveau Triangles

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Ref: KN0100

Date: Birmingham 1907

Maker: Heath & Middleton

3" long x 1.5" high

Art Nouveau inspired rests with triangular ends and a straight middle

110.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Ball & Spiral

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Ref: KN0101

Date: London 1904

Maker: James Dixon & Son

Very attractive in perfect condition with clear marks.

3.75" long x .75" high

110.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Flat Beds

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Ref: KN0102

Date: Believed to be 1833 of Austro Hungarian origin.

Maker: Mark RW

4" long x 1" high

Excellent condition

60.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Ball & Circle

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Ref: KN0103

Date: Birmingham 1899

Maker: William Deakin
Very attractive but simple design typical of late Victorian era.They are in extremely good condition with clear marks.
3.75" long x 1" high

100.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Square on Square

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Ref: KN0104

Date: London 1896

Maker: Charles Boynton

Very good condition attractive little rests with border engraving to base.

3.5" long x 1" high

110.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Filigree Twist

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Ref: KN0105

Date: London 1902

Maker: John & William Deakin
(Sheffield Manufacturers)

Very ornate ends with deep twist centre piece,in perfect condition.

2.5" long x 1.5" high

130.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Filigree

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Ref: KN0117

Date: London 1910

Maker: George Jackson & David Fullerton.
Pristine condition, very ornate.

3" long x 1.5" high

120.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Enamel Crest

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Ref: KN0118

Date: London 1902

Maker: John Shaw

Motto " Non Sanz Droict" on dark blue enamel, shield gold and turquoise.It is known as Shakespeare's motto and crest meaning "Not without right".
Size 3" long x 1.25" high

SOLD

German Art Deco

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Ref: KN0301

A good pair of German nickel silver patent 90 Knife Rests from the Art Deco period circa 1933.
Size 4.5 inches long x 1 inch high.
They are in an excellent condition

50.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

Swedish Silver

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Ref: KN0313

A very delicate and fine example of a single Swedish silver knife rest with all the relevant marks dating it to 1933. In excellent condition it measures 2.25" long x 1" high

SOLD

Styalised Pheasants

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Ref: KN0316

A pair of nicely crafted Nickel Silver pheasants made in about 1930-1940 possibly in France. Both are in good condition and each measuring 3.25 inches long x 1.25 inches high.

SOLD

Fruit Rests

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Ref: KN0322

A very unusual pair of French Art Deco Rests one depicting apples the other strawberries. Made in Nickel Silver they are in extremely good condition. Sizes 3.5" (87.5 mm) long x 1.25" (32mm) high.

30.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection

1813-14 Solid Silver

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Ref: KN0324

An individual Knife Rest with a date of 1813-14 assayed in England and made by William Sumner. This rest is in extremely good condition and is as original. Size 2.5" (62mm) long x 1.25" (31mm) high.

SOLD

Pierced tear drops

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Ref: KN0329

A superb pair of foreign silver (unmarked) carver rests with teardrop piercing and "shell" ends to the stylish bases. Probably French dating from circa 1890 in pristine condition. sizes 2.5" (6.5cm)wide x 1" (2.5cm) high.

55.00 GBP - Click to add to Your Selection