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    Sale 2004

    Important English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 168

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE IV SILVER-GILT DESSERT FORKS AND KNIVES, TOGETHER WITH A GEORGE III SILVER CADDY SPOON**

    THE FRUIT FORKS AND KNIVES MARK OF AARON HADFIELD, SHEFFIELD, 1824

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF TWELVE GEORGE IV SILVER-GILT DESSERT FORKS AND KNIVES, TOGETHER WITH A GEORGE III SILVER CADDY SPOON**
    THE FRUIT FORKS AND KNIVES MARK OF AARON HADFIELD, SHEFFIELD, 1824
    King's pattern, engraved with a crest beneath a baron's coronet, with silver tines and blades, marked on handles, blades and tines; together with a George III silver-gilt caddy shovel, mark of Joseph Willmore, Birmingham, 1824, with ivory handle, marked on shovel; and a set of six Victorian coffee spoons, with sugar nips and pierced mote spoon, in fitted case, mark of Mousley Bros. Birmingham, the tongs and mote spoon mark of W.D, 1897, each marked on reverse
    60 oz. (1870 gr.) gross weight (33)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK FAMILY