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Letter Openers
Letter Openers

Letter openers have been used since the eighteenth century. Ivory and silver were favored by the well-to-do. From the start, letter openers were both practical and simple, artistic and ornate. In the late nineteenth century, the letter opener was popular as an advertising giveaway and many were made of metal or celluloid. Brass openers with figural handles were also popular.


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 Letter OpenersFlowers Porcelain, Metal, c.1990, 9 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersFlowers Swirls, Sterling, 7 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersMonkey Handle Ebony Wood, Carved, 10 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersOriental Figure Nickel Bronze, Wood, Thailand, 5 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersPlymouth England, Houses, Boats, Harbor, Ivory, Souvenir, c.1850, 7 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersSailboat Flag, Silver Plate, Germany, 7 1/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersSterling Silver Handle Repousse Design, Mother-Of-Pearl Blade, 6 1/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersSterling Silver Reed & Barton, Francis I Pattern, c.1907, 7 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersTortoiseshell Chamois Horn Handle, c.18502012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersBoarBrass, 9 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersBrassBoar On Handle, 9 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersCannon HandleBrass, 10 1/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersEnglish BulldogCeltic Symbols, Brass, c.1875, 6 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersFigural HandleBrass, Knight, Sword Shape, Blade, 10 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersFlowersPorcelain, Metal, c.1990, 9 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersFlowersSwirls, Sterling, 7 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersMonkey HandleEbony Wood, Carved, 10 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersOriental FigureNickel Bronze, Wood, Thailand, 5 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersPlymouthEngland, Houses, Boats, Harbor, Ivory, Souvenir, c.1850, 7 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersSailboatFlag, Silver Plate, Germany, 7 1/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersSterling Silver HandleRepousse Design, Mother-Of-Pearl Blade, 6 1/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersSterling SilverReed & Barton, Francis I Pattern, c.1907, 7 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersTortoiseshellChamois Horn Handle, c.1850 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersAlligatorBumps Embossed Brass 8 3/4 In.2011Login / Create Account for Price
 Letter OpenersBentley AutomobileSilver Winged B Design Art Deco 7 In.2011Login / Create Account for Price


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