Gorgeous antique cutlery knife set marked Solingen Rostfrei. Handmade in Germany; and highly carved. Comes in original box with 6 pieces.
Antique Solingen Rostfrei Germany Stag Cutlery
- Intricate details throughout with boar and deer heads carved into the stag handles. Beautiful nature and hunting scenes are depicted in the silverware portion as well. No chips or cracks; excellent condition.
Great for original uses; cutlery. Perfect for barbeque season! Also lovely for display and would make an excellent addition for any collector.
Box: Width- 19 inches/ Diameter- 14 inches/ Height- 2.5 inches
Largest Fork- 14 inches long
Smaller Fork- 12 inches long
Shears- 13 inches long
Knife- 14 inches long
Butcher's Cleaver- 12 inches long
Cutlery Sharpener- 14 inches long
History: ‘Rostfrei’ is a German word that translates literally as ‘rust-free’. However, it also means ‘stainless steel’ when stamped on cutlery, such as the blade of a knife. Solingen, Germany was founded in 1374 and has long been an active center for the production of high quality cutlery. This city is known for it's highest standards and quality reputation.