• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2202

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 170

    AN AMERICAN SILVER PART FLATWARE SERVICE IN THE 'PARIS' PATTERN,

    MARK OF GORHAM MFG. COMPANY, PATTERN INTRODUCED CIRCA 1900,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN AMERICAN SILVER PART FLATWARE SERVICE IN THE 'PARIS' PATTERN,
    MARK OF GORHAM MFG. COMPANY, PATTERN INTRODUCED CIRCA 1900,
    most with monogram 'G', comprising fifteen dinner forks, twelve lunch forks, twelve fish forks, twelve cocktail forks, six large tablespoons, fourteen tablespoons, twelve cream soup spoons, twelve clear soup spoons, thirteen coffee spoons, twelve ice cream spoons, two grapefruit spoons, fifteen dinner forks with steel blades, twelve lunch forks with steel blades varieties, twelve butter spreaders, three carving sets in three sizes with steel blades and tines, and a sharpening steel, together with a silver part table service, monogrammed, comprising five dinner forks, ten lunch forks, three dinner knives with steel blades, six lunch knives with steel blades, five large table spoons, nine teaspoons, and a butter spreader, marked 'Sterling'; other various silver pieces, comprising twelve clear soup spoons, monogrammed, six clear soup spoons, four coffee spoons, a butter spreader, eight iced tea spoons with hollow straw handles, two pie servers, two salad sets with wooden handles, a salad spoon with a wooden handle, a teaspoon, and a cake breaker with steel tines, various makers and marks, all marked 'Sterling'; and various silver plated pieces, comprising two cocktail forks, two spoons, and an Italian candle snuffer, variously marked
    The Gorham dinner knives 9½in. (24.2cm.) long, 260oz. weighable silver (254)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the correct piece count for this lot is 269. There are 12 dinner knives with steel blades, not 15 dinner forks with steel blades. 10 lunch forks not 12. 6 large table spoons, not 5. 8 teapsoons, not 9. This lot also includes an additional 12 teaspoons and 11 knives.