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Partial Aesthetic Movement Sterling Bird-patterned Flatware Service

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
854
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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

Description:

Partial Aesthetic Movement Sterling Bird-patterned Flatware Service, c. 1880, marked only for the retailer William Moir, similar to Whiting "Japanese" pattern, comprising twelve luncheon forks (lg. 6 7/8), eleven teaspoons (lg. 5 7/8), eleven coffee spoons (lg. 4 7/8), and five place spoons (lg. 8 5/8 in.), monogrammed, approx. 43 troy oz.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

minor age typical usage wear. The place spoons engraved with name to back, and with loss of surface crispness from possible machine polishing.
marked only William Moir. similar to Whiting "Japanese" pattern.

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Flatware Service, Partial Aesthetic Movement Sterling Bird-patterned Flatware Service, Cutlery, Spoons, Teaspoon, Whiting

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