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Victorian Bread Knives


A collection of handsome antique Victorian bread knives with carved sycamore and beech handles, and carbon steel blades - some stamped "Bread Knife" "Made in Sheffield'.  

Please choose from the following by first selecting the second image of the knives titled "KNIFE" - and then make your selection in the box below.

K) Carved flowering plant £85

N) Carved flower with leaves £85

I) Carved trailing ivy - on all sides £95 *SOLD

F) Carved fern leaves and flower £85

E) Carved wheat with ivy leaves £85

Year of manufacture: c.1890

Origin: England 

Material: beech or sycamore, carbon steel

Length approximately 32cm  

Condition: very good. Each knife has seen well over a hundred years of use and has a wonderful time and hand-worn patina, both to the handle and blade.

Is this a gift?

Our very handsome gift box (see image) will turn your generosity into something extra-special. To add to your order click here, and your cutlery will arrive beautifully wrapped and parcelled with our hallmark oval blue sticker.  We can also add a name tag and any message you would like included.