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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 86

    AN AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE

    MARK OF WALLACE SILVERSMITHS, WALLINGFORD, 20TH CENTURY

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    AN AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    MARK OF WALLACE SILVERSMITHS, WALLINGFORD, 20TH CENTURY
    Grand Baroque pattern, comprising:
    Twenty-eight dinner forks
    Twenty-eight lunch forks
    Twenty-eight teaspoons
    Twenty soup spoons
    Twenty iced-tea spoons
    Twenty-five lunch kinves, with stainless steel blades
    Eight dinner knives, with stainless steel blades
    Twenty-six butter knives, with silver blades
    Two cold meat forks
    Two sauce ladles
    Eight vegetable spoons
    Two jam spoons
    A pierced tomato server
    Two serving trowels, with stainless steel blades
    A pierced serving spoon
    A large butter knife
    A smaller butter knife, with stainless steel blade
    A petit-four lifter
    Four seafood forks
    Two sets of carving forks and knives, with stainless steel blades
    A game fork and knife, with stainless steeel blade,
    together with five silver and silver plated items of different patterns, in two associated canteens
    267 oz. 10 dwt. (8,332 gr.) weighable silver (219)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A MARYLAND COLLECTOR