Set of six mother-of-pearl knives with bead, swag
and acanthus sterling ferrule in pierced holder. Blades marked "Meriden Cutlery Co., 1855." Silverplate marked holder "Middletown Plate Co." Knives, 5.75"L.
Early 1900s Parisian café turn of the century
advertisement match striker and keeper. These strikers were given to bistros, cafes and restaurants to advertise and promote the sale of a product. Matches in photos are not included.