• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5915

    Christie's Interiors

    8 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 315

    A FRENCH SILVER PART TABLE SERVICE OF FLATWARE

    MARK OF H&C IN LOZENGE SHAPED PUNCH, POST-1838 FIRST STANDARD MARK

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    A FRENCH SILVER PART TABLE SERVICE OF FLATWARE
    MARK OF H&C IN LOZENGE SHAPED PUNCH, POST-1838 FIRST STANDARD MARK
    With shell, foliate and floral decoration, comprising: 12 dessert forks, 12 dessert spoons, 6 coffee spoons, 12 dessert knives with silver blades, a further set of 12 dessert knives en suite, with steel blades, contained in 5 original leather cases lined in velvet; also a Victorian 3-piece carving set with steel blades and horn handles, the plated ferrules and terminals embossed with rams' heads, in original fitted box lined in purple silk and velvet
    weighable silver, 42 oz. (1303 gr.)


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