• Important American Furniture,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2287

    Important American Furniture, Folk Art, Silver & Chinese Export

    21 - 25 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 42

    A RARE SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE

    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1870

    Price Realised  

    A RARE SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1870
    Japanese pattern, engraved with the initials AS, the blades and bowls of some of the serving items engraved with Japanese motifs, gilt and matte-finished, comprising:
    Fifteen table or dessert spoons, three lacking monogram
    Twelve soup spoons
    Eighteen teaspoons
    Twelve coffee spoons, with gilt bowls
    Twelve ice cream spoons, with gilt bowls
    Fifteen dinner forks, three lacking monogram
    Fifteen lunch or dessert forks, three lacking monogram
    Fifteen lunch or dessert knives, three lacking monogram
    Two sauce ladles
    A square gravy ladle
    A sugar sifter
    A salad fork and spoon, with gilt bowls
    A square lifter
    A fish fork and slice
    Two sardine forks
    A berry scoop
    A strawberry fork, with gilt tines
    A jam spoon
    A mustard spoon
    A salt spoon
    Two butter knives, one with gilt blade
    A pickle knife, with gilt blade
    In hardwood canteen, the interior stamped TIFFANY & CO NEW YORK, with two keys
    212 oz. (133)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE INVENTORY OF MARKS ANTIQUES