Whether you are a lover of all that is vintage or simply looking for a versatile Irish gift, our Claddagh Irish Letter Opener is a perfect choice. Made from brass, an enduring material, with an impeccable silver finish, this accessory is definitely a great addition to an elegant desk. Since it measures 10 inches in length, 2.1 inches in width, 1.3 inches in height, and weighs 4.9 oz, opening handwritten letters will be a smooth experience, making any owner feel truly sophisticated and classy. The eye-catching letter opener features an emblematic symbol of Irish origin, the Claddagh ring. The history of this splendid element is rooted in the city of Galway, and the artistry dates back to the 17th century, surrounded by tales of youthful love. Shown in this design is the crowned heart grasped by two hands, which is representative of loyalty in friendship, as well as romantic and familial love. Preserving our Irish Letter Opener entails avoiding harsh materials and household cleaners on the surface, and resorting to simply wiping it with a damp cloth.