SIGNED MADE IN AUSTRIA, JOHNNY GRIFFIN (BLACK AMERICANA FARM BOY WITH TORN HAT), ANTIQUE SOLID AND HEAVY FINEST AUSTRIAN BRONZE, DESK ART LETTER OPENER KNIFE, IN VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT AGED CONDITION (PLEASE VIEW MY PHOTOS). IT IS QUITE HEAVY, SOLID, THICK, CLEAN, STRONG, AND WELL MADE!!
IT HAS DARKENED NICELY WITH GREAT AGE AS SHOWN!! IT HAS NO BREAKS OR STRUCTURAL DAMAGE!!
IT HAS SURFACE WEAR AS SHOWN. IT MEASURES A WONDERFUL DESK ART LETTER OPENER - KNIFE TOOL DISPLAY SIZE: 9 1/2 " LONG, X 1 7/8 " WIDE. IT HAS NOT BEEN WASHED, CLEANED, OR WAXED.
IT IS A TRUE JOY JUST TO HOLD, SEE, FEEL, AND MARVEL AT!! IT IS A WONDERFUL BLACK AMERICANA - FINEST AUSTRIAN SOLID BRONZE - DESK ART LETTER OPENER / KNIFE - TOOL "CROSS COLLECTIBLE" ARTISTIC NOVELTY ITEM!! FYI: In the mid-1800's, an unknown artist painted the face of a young Black boy in warm, soft colors, and unbeknown to the artist, forever immortalized the young boy's image! Since that time a variety of items were been produced in the image of the "Young Black boy with the Torn Hat" or "Johnny Griffin". Please View My Other Auctions, Thank You!
Please check it out, We have many Antiques listed. Tape, bubble wrap, paper, packing peanuts, etc... We do our best to describe each item completely and post clear images for your review..... Thank You for viewing and Have a Wonderful Day! The item "ANTIQUE AUSTRIAN FINE BRONZE BLACK BOY DESK ART LETTER OPENER PAPERWEIGHT KNIVE" is in sale since Saturday, August 19, 2017.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Desktop Items\Letter Openers". The seller is "wheelboy02" and is located in North Grosvenordale, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States.