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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 284

    A CANTEEN OF SILVER OLD ENGLISH PATTERN FLATWARE

    MARK OF COOPER BROS. AND SONS, LTD., SHEFFIELD, 1917/19

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    A CANTEEN OF SILVER OLD ENGLISH PATTERN FLATWARE
    MARK OF COOPER BROS. AND SONS, LTD., SHEFFIELD, 1917/19
    Comprising: twelve each of soup spoons, dessert spoons, table forks, dessert forks, fish knives, fish forks, egg spoons, coffee spoons, tea spoons, tea forks and tea knives; six table spoons; two sauce ladles; a fish knife and fish server; a soup ladle; a basting spoon; a pair of sugar tongs; a cake fork; a bread fork; a butter knife; four salt spoons; two mustard spoons; a pickle fork; and two knife rests; also twelve ivorine handled table knives and dessert knives; two carving forks; and a carving knife with stainless steel blades, all contained in four drawers lined in blue baize within an oak two-piece chest with brass ring-pull wreath handles, the bottom three drawers unlined and empty
    The chest 41½ in. (105.5 cm.) high; 24¼ in. (61.5 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep
    weighable silver 383 oz. (11888 gr.)


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