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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 364

    A RUSSIAN SILVER PART TABLE SERVICE OF FLATWARE AND CUTLERY OF STRAIGHT TUDOR PATTERN WITH, ADDITIONALLY, TEN SILVER SALTS

    MARK OF CARL JOHAN TEGELSTEN, RETAILED BY NICHOLLS & PLINCKE, ST.PETERSBURG, 1852

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN SILVER PART TABLE SERVICE OF FLATWARE AND CUTLERY OF STRAIGHT TUDOR PATTERN WITH, ADDITIONALLY, TEN SILVER SALTS
    MARK OF CARL JOHAN TEGELSTEN, RETAILED BY NICHOLLS & PLINCKE, ST.PETERSBURG, 1852
    Comprising: 24 table forks; 23 table spoons; 10 circular salts (of which 5 are by Sasikov, Moscow, 1849 together with 5 salt spoons); 1 soup ladle; 1 fish slice; 1 gravy spoon; 22 table knives (replaced stainless steel blades); 20 teaspoons; 24 fruit knives with silver blades; 1 butter knife; 1 large condiment spoon; 24 dessert forks; and 24 dessert spoons; all contained in three-layer wood box lined in green baize
    weighable silver 345 oz. (10705 gr.)


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    This rare pattern comes from the pattern book of the English silversmiths, Chawner & Co. & was registered in 1850.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage