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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 5

    A VICTORIAN KINGS PATTERN SILVER TABLE SERVICE OF FLATWARE AND CUTLERY

    MOSTLY MARK OF GEORGE ADAMS, LONDON, 1846

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN KINGS PATTERN SILVER TABLE SERVICE OF FLATWARE AND CUTLERY
    MOSTLY MARK OF GEORGE ADAMS, LONDON, 1846
    Comprising: 12 table forks (1846/66); 12 dessert forks (1846); 12 table spoons (ten 1846, 2 by another maker, 1899); 12 dessert spoons (1846); 12 teaspoons (1837/46, six by J.& A. Savory, 1837/8); 4 sauce ladles ( two 1846, two by Charles Boyton & Son, Sheffield, 1917); a pair of carvers, 1858, with steel blades and tines; 12 cheese knives; and 12 table knives en suite with stainless steel blades, by Francis Higgins, London, 1889
    weighable silver 151.5 oz. (4701 gr.) (90)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE LADY KING (LOTS 1-15)