Sale 22DD02 | Lot 29

Set of Six Austrian Silver Knives Designed by Josef Hoffmann for Paul Poiret

Catalogue: Doyle+Design

Lot Details

Lot 29
Set of Six Austrian Silver Knives Designed by Josef Hoffmann for Paul Poiret
Early 20th century
Now mounted in an acrylic shadow box case, each with a PP monogram. Length of knife 7 1/8 inches.


Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Additional Notes & Condition Report

not examined out of shadow box; each knife appears to be somehow fixed into place within the shadow box case; blades have concentrated areas of erosion and scuffing, which suggests the steel blades originally had surface corrosion and were lated coated again; Austrian hallmarks on handles

Size of shadow box: 11 1/2 inches, width 9 inches


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Catalogue Info

Doyle+Design

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