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Gorham "Versailles" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Gorham "Versailles" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Rhode Island, late 19th century, thirty-three teaspoons, seventeen spreaders, fourteen bouillon soupspoons, fourteen luncheon forks, thirteen hollow dinner knives, twelve each: dinner forks, ice cream forks, iced-teaspoons, fruit spoons, salad forks, cream soupspoons, and hollow luncheon knives; ten oyster forks, three tablespoons, two serving spoons, a cold meat fork, gravy ladle, preserve spoon, pickle fork, and salad serving fork, approx. 217.2 troy oz. weighable silver.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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

Assumption, Cooking, Cooking weights and measures, Fork, Imperial units, Measurement, Silver, Spoons, Sterling silver, Tablespoon, Teaspoon, Units of volume

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