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Assembled English Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Assembled English Sterling Silver Flatware Service, mainly London, late 19th to mid-20th century, various makers, mainly: H.J. Lias & Son and Francis Higgins & Sons, all of the same pattern with rose motif to terminal, comprising twenty-four each: dinner forks and oval soupspoons, twenty-three luncheon forks (eleven lg. 6 3/4, twelve lg. 7 in.) place spoons, eighteen fruit spoons, teaspoons, solid spreaders, ice cream forks, pastry forks, oyster forks, soupspoons, hollow fish knives, hollow fish forks, hollow luncheon knives, and hollow dinner knives, four ladles, two serving spoons, and a punch ladle, approx. 465.0 troy oz. weighable silver.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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

Francis Higgins & Sons, Fork, Ladle, Pastry fork, Silver, Silversmithing, Spoons, Sterling silver, London

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