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Set of Twelve Whiting Manufacturing Co. Sterling Demitasse Spoons

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
840
Sold for:
$237$200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Set of Twelve Whiting Manufacturing Co. Sterling Demitasse Spoons, mid-late 19th century, with rusticated "Homeric"-type stem embossed with the figure of a classical maiden, with goldwashed bowl acid etched with a small leaf, monogrammed, lg. 4 in., approx. 3 troy oz.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Twelve Whiting Manufacturing Co., Ancient Greece, Blind people, Demitasse, Epic poetry, Epic poets, Homer, Mycenaean Greece, Mythography, Spoon, Troy

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