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Victorian Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3272B
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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

Description:

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).


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

George Adams, Cooking, Dessert spoon, Fork, Ladle, Measurement, Spoons, Sterling silver, Teaspoon, Units of measurement, London

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