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144-piece Georg Jensen "Cactus" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3192B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

144-piece Georg Jensen "Cactus" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Denmark, c. 1940, twelve each: cream soupspoons, teaspoons, long drink spoons, dinner knives with stainless steel blades, fish forks, dinner forks, and dessert forks; eleven each: tablespoons, luncheon knives with stainless steel blades, and luncheon forks, ten bouillon spoons, a master salt spoon, four salt spoons, a salad serving spoon, a salad serving fork, a meat fork, a serving spoon, two pickle forks, a spreader with horn blade, a butter spreader, a small ladle, a mustard spoon, a pair of sugar tongs, and a jam spoon, all with small block letter monogram, fitted mahogany case, lg. 2 1/8 to 9 in., approx. 156.0 troy oz. total weighable silver.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Age expected wear. Teaspoon 6 in. Small monogram GMS. Resolder of one luncheon knife blade.



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Keywords

Georg Jensen, Cooking, Cooking weights and measures, Fork, Home, Imperial units, Ladle, Measurement, Spoons, Sterling silver, Tablespoon, Teaspoon, Units of volume, Denmark

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