I have not polished this knife and it could use a cleaning. There is a slight ripple to the blade which you can see in the second photo. I don't know if this is part of the design but wanted to bring it to your attention.
This "Embossed" pattern is discussed in my latest post on 1847 Rogers sterling silver and silverplate being offered as premiums by The Youth's Companion in 1897:
Please see photos for condition and don't hesitate to ask questions. Thanks very much.
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