|Description :(Scroll down to see enlarged views) Small ornate Italian silver knives with winged creature handles, good for spreading pate, butter, soft cheeses, etc. Each in the detailed shape of a whimsical griffin, serpent, dragon or gargoyle like fantasy creature. Some tarnish, sold as found. The knives are 5 1/2" long and come to you in an antique leather, silk lined presentation box. The old leather box has a latching handle and measures 7" long x 4" wide x 2 1/4" high. It has some old surface age wear on the outside and is lined in beautiful raspberry red silk on the inside. Please email to see a photo of the knives in the box.