American sterling silver (all silver) folding pocket or fruit knife with embossed grape and vine decorations, Gorham Silversmiths, c.1870s.
This beautiful knife is 5 3/8" long unfolded, 3 1/8" folded and weighs 38 grams or 1.22 ozs Troy.
Monogrammed HHD in an ornate period script.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.