Beautiful Bronze 1920s Pacific Mutual (Life Insurance) Letter Opener Depicting Redwood Tree Trunk
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Beautiful Bronze 1920s Pacific Mutual (Life Insurance) Letter Opener Depicting Redwood Tree Trunk

Code: adva10010pm

$60.00

Product Description

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We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE from February 10 through February 23 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a beautiful bronze letter opener advertising Pacific Mutual, an old California-based life insurance company that is now known as Pacific Life. The opener was made by Whitehead & Hoag Company of Newark, New Jersey. Its lower section is fashioned into the likeness of a redwood tree trunk, the center of the opener reads depicts a profile of the president and reads: "George I. Cochran, President Pacific Mutual Grant of the Pacific".

VINTAGE: Circa 1920s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/4 in width (at bottom) and 9-3/8 in length.

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Bronze.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: Genuine Bronze W&H (Whitehead & Hoag) Co. Newark N.J.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an old advertising collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay SHOP MACX14 LHEX8/14 SLFJX11/14

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The letter opener has only light wear/tarnish.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.