Japanese Mixed Metal Pair of Knives Birds Motif Meiji Period Circa 1900 Antique Meiji Period - Japanese mixed metal, pair of knives, decorated with mixed metal handles, one ornamented with myriad flying swallow-birds among gold flaked colors, second knife decorated with the bird's catcher and his indo, with two tone striped back design, original intact patina. Silver-plated blades hallmarked for Wright Kay & Co. Second knife's blade not silver plated. Overall very good condition, minimal pin-point dents to the handles, scratches to the blades. Marked: unmarked length each 7 1/3 in.The item "Japanese Mixed Metal Pair of Knives Birds Motif Meiji Period Circa 1900" is in sale since Wednesday, July 13, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "zagaguly" and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.