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    Sale 5265

    Selected Silver & Russian Works of Art

    30 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 111

    A COMPOSITE VICTORIAN/MODERN SILVER-GILT DESSERT SERVICE OF PIERCED VINE PATTERN,

    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS, LONDON, 1848/1962,

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A COMPOSITE VICTORIAN/MODERN SILVER-GILT DESSERT SERVICE OF PIERCED VINE PATTERN,
    VARIOUS DATES & MAKERS, LONDON, 1848/1962,
    Comprising 12 dessert spoons by Garrard & Co. Ltd., 1962, 12 ice cream spoons by Francis Higgins, 1898, 12 pairs of fruit knives & forks by Aldwinkle & Slater, 1888, a pair of ice cream spades by Francis Higgins, 1880, a pair of serving spoons with scalloped bowls, same date & maker, a sauce ladle by C.J.Vander, 1958, a pair of sugar tongs, 1898, a sifter spoon, 1863, (maker's mark obscured by piercing) & a pair of grape scissors by George Adams, 1848, in fitted 3-layer box lined in green velvet & baize, weight excluding fruit knives & forks which have filled handles, 62 oz.


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