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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 58

    A Silver and Silver-Gilt Dinner and Dessert Flatware Service


    Price Realised  


    A Silver and Silver-Gilt Dinner and Dessert Flatware Service
    Marked Fabergé, Moscow, 1908-1917
    Each with tapering, shaped handle cast with acanthus leaves and scrolling foliage, comprising:
    Twenty-four table forks
    Twenty-three dessert forks
    Twenty-four fish forks
    Twenty-four fruit forks
    Two large fish serving forks
    Twenty-four tablespoons
    Nineteen dessert spoons
    Twenty-one tea-spoons
    Sixteen coffee spoons
    Two large serving spoons
    Two smaller serving spoons
    Two large salad spoons
    Two serving slices
    Twenty-four table knives with steel blades
    Twenty-two dessert knives with steel blades
    Twenty-four fish knives with silver blades
    Twenty-four fruit knives with silver-gilt blades
    A large ladle
    Two large basting spoons
    Two large serving tongs In two original fitted wooden cases, the large case fitted with three drawers, stamped inside cover 'K. Fabergé S. Peterburg Moscow Odessa London.' beneath the Imperial warrant; the small case containing part of fruit service, stamped, 'Fabergé Petrograd Moscow, Odessa London' beneath the Imperial warrant
    464.02 oz. (14,423 gr.) weighable silver (287)

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are 18 dessert spoons in this service, and not 19 as stated in the catalogue.

    Pre-Lot Text