BID ON THE-SALEROOM
A mid-twentieth century Italian silver caddy spoon with initial engraved oval bowl and simple curved handle, impressed '800' to underside of handle alongside Italian National marks for Alessandria and a maker's mark, length measuring 4 1/4 inches (10.8 cm). Together with a continental novelty paper knife modelled as a small lizard on a leaf, impressed 925 to the base, length measuring 8 1/4 inches (21 cm). Gross weight 4.97 ozt (155 grams). (2).
Overall fair to good condition. Both items displaying some general wear, surface scratches, marks and tarnishing. Both would benefit from a clean and polish. Heavier marks and scratches to paper knife, especially around the edge and tip.