Sterling Gold Amethyst Letter Opener engraved with elements of Runes, C.1910
Rare wonderful quality heavy Sterling Silver, Gold and Amethyst Letter Opener, engraved with elements of Runes for Air, Fire, Water and Earth, probably Scandinavian, C.1910. The letter opener in the form of a small sword with braided grip, cross guard of art nouveau design centering a gold (acid tested disc on either side), surmounted on either side at the top (pommel) with a cabochon amethyst. The blade with Runes elements Earth, Wind, Air and Fire. Stamped Sterling and other indistinguishable marks. Length: 5.125 inches. Item Weight: 91.02 grams.