20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,875
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A SET OF GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED CONTINENTAL OZIER-MOLDED PORCELAIN FLATWARE HANDLES
Circa 1900, the mounts with unidentified maker's marks
Comprising twenty-four knives and twenty-four forks, each with ribbed collar, the pistol-form handles painted with deutsche Blumen, in a fitted wood box (49)
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