Russian Metal Artworks

Paper cutting knife (in the box)

    Paper cutting knife (in the box)

    Russia, St. Petersburg


    Anders Nevalainen gold and silverware workshop, Fabergé firm

    Silver, ornamental stones; casting, presswork, engraving

    Length 22 cm

    Marks: “A.N”; Tee of St. Petersburg District Assay Administration 1899-1908 with alloy number "88"


    The knife is silver, with a curly pointed blade and handle. The knife handle with onlay at the blade with inserts of transparent colorless cabochons is decorated with relief foliage pattern in the form of acanthus leaves. Carved pattern in the form of smooth lines and circles decorates the blade. The knife is stored in wooden box.