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Richards Patent Mess Set

Auction:
3305M
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Sale #3305M - 3305M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Richards Patent Mess Set, c. 1861, spoon and fork, with a knife, marked on the side "W.H. RICHARDS/PATENT JULY 23, 1861," and also near the fork, overall lg. 8 3/8 in.

Provenance: The collection of Ron Tunison.
Estimate $200-250

Some dark spotting but in overall good condition.


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

Ron Tunison, Ancient Egyptian technology, Ancient Roman technology, Fork, Humans, Richards, Spoon