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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 55

    A GERMAN SILVER TABLE SERVICE

    MAKER'S MARK OF A. HOMBORG, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN SILVER TABLE SERVICE
    MAKER'S MARK OF A. HOMBORG, CIRCA 1900
    The handles with reeded ribbon-tied and foliage wrapped borders, each engraved with the initial S, marked on handles, comprising
    Twelve table-spoons, twelve table-forks, twelve dessert-forks, twelve three-prong cake-forks, twelve ice-cream spoons, with gilt bowls, twelve teaspoons, twelve fish-forks, twelve fish-knives, twelve table-knives, with stainless steel blades, twelve cheese-knives, with stainless steel blades, twelve tea-knives, with stainless steel blades, twelve dessert-knives, with gilt blades, four two-prong pickle forks, in two sizes, two fruit spoons, a pair of salad servers, two sauce ladles, a pair of fish servers, a cake slice, a butter knife, an hors d'oeuvre server, a pair of sugar tongs, an asparagus server, a soup ladle
    8140 gr. (162)


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