Magnifying glasses and letter openers are available individually, or as sets
(i.e. glass and matching letter opener).

They make ideal Anniversary and Birthday presents! 

The items (A to N) shown here in the first section, below, are individual magnifying glasses. 
A selection of sets are shown at the bottom of this page.

A. A fine 4" glass with horn handle. Silver collar: Sheffield 1894. Plate finial.
Handle length: 5.75"
Reference J78A/21       See close-up below
Price   £ 95.00        

 

 


B. Exceptiuonally large mother of pearl handled 4" glass. Plate collar. c1870.
Handle length: 5.25"      
Reference J77A/4       
See close-up below
Price £ 85.00   SOLD

C. A very good carved ivory handle 4" glass.  
Handle length 5.1"
Reference J79/25.  
See close-up below
Price £ 115.00   SOLD


D. Victorian staghorn handled 3.5 inch glass.
Handle length 5.25"
Reference J79A/20    See close-up below
Price   £  85.00   SOLD

E. A 4" staghorn handled glass, with silver mounts, but not hall-marked.
Handle length: 6"
Reference G142/3    See close-up below
Price  £  110.00

F. Georgian silver handled 4" glass. c.1800.                                            
Handle length: 4.75"
Reference J78/7   See close-up below
Price  £  110.00
   SOLD

G. Very good quality crested silver handled 3.5" glass. London 1870.
Handle length: 4.5"
Reference J77/30   See close-up below
Price  £ 95.00  

H. Very good quality silver handled 3.5" glass. London 1857.                                        
Handle length: 4.9"
Reference J77A/6   See close-up below
Price £ 95.00     SOLD                              

I. 2.5 inch silver handled glass. London 1922.
Handle length: 3.6"
Reference J75/33   See close-up below
Price £ 55.00    SOLD

J. French silver handled 2.5" glass. c1880.                                         
Reference G110/16   See close-up below
Price £55.00   SOLD
K. Georgian reeded crested silver handle. Very good quality supporting a 4" glass.
Reference J73A/2   See close-up below
Price £110.00   SOLD
L. Victorian Ivory handled 2.5" magnifying glass.                                                      
Reference J73A/19. See close-up below
Price £58.00  SOLD
M. Sheffield 1910  silver handled 2" magnifying glass.
Reference J73A/12. See close-up below
Price £45.00
N. Victorian horn handled 3" magnifying glass.
Reference J76A/8. See close-up below
Price £85.00  SOLD
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FGeorgian silver handleGeorgian silver handle

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crested silver handlecrested silver handle
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silver handle     silver handle
    JFrench silver handle         French silver handle
Georgian silver handle 4          Georgian silver handle 4
L SOLD    Victorian ivory handled glassVictorian ivory handled glass
M   Sheffield 1910 2 inch glassSheffield 2 inch glass
N    Victorian horn handleVictorian horn handle

 

HERE ARE 11 MAGNIFYING GLASS
AND LETTER OPENER SETS

1. A silver handled set. Sheffield 1916. 2" glass.
Overall length of knife 7.6"

Reference
J78/1
Price
£ 75.00    SOLD

silver handle set

2. Most unusual decorated pistol grip set. 2" glass.
Silver handles. Sheffield 1912.
Overall length of knife 7.75"

Reference G157/18
Price £85.00    SOLD

decorated pistol set

3. A silver handled set. London 1912. 2" glass.
Overall length of knife 7.6"

Reference J78/2
Price £85.00    SOLD

silver handle set

4. A very good mother of pearl handled set. 2" glass.
c1880.
Overall length of knife 8.1"

Reference J70A/5
Price
£85.00   SOLD

mother of pearl handle set

5. A silver handled set. Sheffield 1912.
2" glass.
Overall length of knife 7.75"

Reference J78/3
Price
£ 95.00

silver handle set

6. A silver handled set. Sheffiled 1913.
2" glass.
Overall length of knife 7.8"

Reference J78/5
Price £ 85.00   SOLD

silver handle set

7.Good Dutch 833 standard silver handled set.
2.5" glass.
Overall length of knife 9.1"

Reference J72A/2
Price £ 95.00    SOLD

Dutch standard silver set

8. Very good quality carved ivory set. 2.5" glass, with long letter opener blade.
Overall length of knife 9.25"

Reference G147/10
Price £95.00    SOLD

carved ivory set

9. Victorian mother of pearl handled set.
2.5" glass.
Overall length of knife 9.25"

Reference J76/4
Price £95.00    SOLD

Victorian mother of pearl set
10.A pistol grip silver handled set.                     
Sheffield 1911.
2" glass.
Overall length of knife 7.6"

Reference J78/6
Price £110    SOLD
pistol grip silver handle set
11. A silver handled set. 2" glass.
Sheffield: Glass 1919; Letter opener 1918.
Overall length of knife 7.9".

Reference J78/4
Price £95   SOLD
silver handle set
AND.............Just In!

19th century Japan pattern china handle set.       
2.5" glass and long bladed letter opener
.
overall length of letter opener 9.5"

Reference J74/16-17
Price £95.00    SOLD
19C china handle
                                                                          detail19C china handle
Also just in!

Superbly bright cut silver bladed crested 2.5" magnifying glass and letter opener set. Sheffield 1864.
overall length of letter opener 9.1"

Reference J65/26:J67A/17
Price £145.00    SOLD
Sheffield 1864
detail silver blade detailSheffield 1864