07-13-2019 07-13-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3272B Boston
July 13, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

Victorian Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3272B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 13, 2019 10:00AM


Victorian Sterling Silver Flatware Service, majority of the set: London, 1869-70, George Adams; modern knives, c. 1977, maker's mark "JB," twelve each: dinner forks, hollow dinner knives, luncheon forks, hollow luncheon knives, teaspoons, soupspoons (four 1871-72), and dessert spoons; four salt spoons, two gravy ladles, a serving spoon, sugar tongs, condiment spoon, and punch ladle, approx. 155.35 troy oz. weighable silver, in a three-drawer mahogany case.
Estimate $3,500-4,500

Knives modern. Original set in good overall condition with light surface/usage wear, possible professional engraving removal (slight area of focused abrasions to terminals).

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George Adams, London