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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 250

    A VICTORIAN/MODERN SILVER-GILT DESSERT SERVICE OF FRUITING VINE DESIGN

    THE KNIVES AND FORKS MARK OF FRANCIS HIGGINS, LONDON, 1889, THE SPOONS AND TWO SERVERS MARK OF C.J. VANDER LTD., LONDON, 1966

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    A VICTORIAN/MODERN SILVER-GILT DESSERT SERVICE OF FRUITING VINE DESIGN
    THE KNIVES AND FORKS MARK OF FRANCIS HIGGINS, LONDON, 1889, THE SPOONS AND TWO SERVERS MARK OF C.J. VANDER LTD., LONDON, 1966
    Comprising: 24 each of dessert spoons, dessert forks and dessert knives; together with a serving spoon and fork, each piece engraved with a crest; contained in a three-layer fitted wood box lined in claret velvet
    110.75 oz. (3139 gr.) (74)


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