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South American Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

South American Sterling Silver Flatware Service, possibly Brazil, 20th century, bearing unknown maker's mark, twelve each: teaspoons, tablespoons, demitasse spoons, fish forks, pastry forks, hollow dinner knives, hollow luncheon knives, hollow tea knives, fish knives, dinner forks, dessert spoons, and luncheon forks, hollow carving set: fork and knife, a soup ladle, gravy ladle, pie slice, preserve spoon, large serving spoon, smaller serving spoon, sugar spoon, cold meat fork, fish slice, master spreader, pickle fork, lemon fork, cheese slice, preserve spoon, and salad serving fork and spoon, approx. 178.4 troy oz. weighable silver, in a mahogany-veneer five-drawer chest.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Brazil, Demitasse spoon, Dessert spoon, Food and drink, Fork, Home, Ladle, Pastry fork, Personal life, Spoons, Sterling silver, Sugar spoon, Tablespoon

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