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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 78

    AN AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE

    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 20TH CENTURY

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    AN AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    MARK OF TIFFANY & CO., NEW YORK, 20TH CENTURY
    English King pattern, comprising:
    Twelve dinner forks
    Twenty-six lunch forks
    Twelve cocktail forks
    Sixteen salad forks
    Twelve ice cream forks
    Twelve table spoons
    Twenty-nine teapoons
    Twelve soup spoons
    Eleven coffee spoons
    Seven smaller teaspoons
    Eight citrus spoons
    Eight iced-tea spoons
    Four larger soup spoons
    Twelve dinner knives, with stainless steel blades
    Eighteen lunch knives, with stainless steel blades
    Sixteen butter knives, with silver blades
    Six fish knives, with silver blades
    One dessert knife, with stainless steel blade
    A pierced tomato lifter
    A serving trowel, with stainless steel blade
    A salad fork and spoon, with gilt bowls
    A large serving spoon
    A cold meat fork
    Four vegetable spoons, engraved with initial C
    Two sauce ladles
    One pastry fork
    A serving spoon, with gilt shell bowl
    A pair of sugar tongs
    A carving fork and knife, with stainless steel blade
    Two sets of game forks and knives, with stainless steel blades
    340 oz. 10 dwt. (10,604 gr.) weighable silver (243)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE NICHOLS-CRITCHLOW FAMILY, CALIFORNIA