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    Sale 12196

    Living With Art

    26 - 27 July 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 418

    AN ASSEMBLED AMERICAN MIXED-METAL PART FLATWARE SERVICE

    MARK OF R. WALLACE, WALLINGFORD, CT., LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY

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    AN ASSEMBLED AMERICAN MIXED-METAL PART FLATWARE SERVICE
    MARK OF R. WALLACE, WALLINGFORD, CT., LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY
    In the Arts and Crafts style, with hammered surfaces, comprising:
    Six serving spoons, twelve soup spoons, twelve dessert spoons, twenty-four teaspoons, twelve demitasse spoons, eleven dinner forks, twelve lunch forks, two pastry forks, twelve butter spreaders, each with monogram; Together with ten English silver-plate dinner knives, stamped John Wigfall & Co.; eleven English silver-plate lunch knives, stamped John Wigfall & Co.; ten cheese knives, each with monogram, apparently unmarked; a pair of fish servers, apparently unmarked; and a tea strainer, apparently unmarked; a carving fork and knife, the knife mark of Simons, Bro. & Co, Philadelphia, late 19th Century
    9 ¾ in. (25 cm.) long, the carving fork


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    Pre-Lot Text

    CABINET DE CURIOSITÉ, A COLLECTION FORMED BY A PROMINENT NEW YORK STYLIST