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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 45

    A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE

    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE
    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY
    Acorn pattern, comprising:
    Thirteen large dinner forks, six 1933-44; seven 1930s
    Ten dinner forks, 1930s
    Nine lunch forks, five 1933-44, four 1930s
    Fourteen salad forks, twelve 1930s, two 1930s
    Fifteen fish forks, twelve 1933-44, three 1930s
    Twenty-one seafood forks, ten 1933-44, eleven 1930s
    Seventeen dessert spoons, seven 1933-44, ten 1930s
    Twelve soup spoons, 1930s
    Twelve bouillon spoons, 1933-44
    Nine teaspoons, 1930s
    Eight smaller teaspoons, 1933-44
    Six citrus spoons, 1930s
    Twenty-three iced tea spoons, eleven 1930s, twelve 1933-44
    Twelve coffee spoons, 1933-1944
    Eighteen dinner knives with stainless steel blades, nine 1930s, nine 1933-44
    Twenty-five butter knives with silver blades, thirteen 1930s, twelve 1933-44
    Twelve small dessert knives with silver blades, 1933-44
    Thirteen lunch knives, 1930s
    Ten dessert knives with stainless steel blades, three 1930s, seven 1933-44
    Twelve fish knives with silver blades, 1933-44
    A cheese slice with stainless steel blade
    A serving fork and spoon with stainless steel bowls, 1930s
    A carving fork and knife with stainless steel blades, 1930s
    A silver ladle, 1930s
    Two fish slices, with stainless steel blades, 1930s
    A pastry server, 1930s
    Two large serving spoons, 1933-44
    A large serving spoon and fork, circa 1930
    A smaller serving spoon and fork, circa 1930
    A jam spoon, 1933-44
    A serving fork with horn bowl, 1930s
    A cheese scoop, 1930s
    A small circular lifter, 1930s
    Three serving forks, in sizes, 1930s, two 1933-44
    Two small serving knives, in sizes with stainless steel blade, 1930s
    A butter fork, 1930s
    A pair of grape shears, cactus pattern
    Together with six damaged pieces, and three Royal Danish pieces


    322 oz. 10 dwt. (10,069 gr.) weighable silver (303)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A NEW ENGLAND FAMILY