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    Sale 2185

    Christie's Interiors

    30 June - 1 July 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 278

    AN ASSEMBLED AMERICAN SILVER LARGE TABLE SERVICE,**

    MARKS OF SHREVE & CO., SAN FRANCISCO AND GORHAM,

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ASSEMBLED AMERICAN SILVER LARGE TABLE SERVICE,**
    MARKS OF SHREVE & CO., SAN FRANCISCO AND GORHAM,
    comprising a fish serving platter; three oval serving platters; a pierced bowl; a circular waiter; nine small circular plates; seventeen sherbert cups (weighted); eighteen teacup holders; six demitasse holders; and a small cylindrical coffee pot with hinged cover, ivory insulator; all marked 'Sterling'; many pieces variously monogrammed
    The fish serving platter, the largest, 24in. (61cm.) long, 307oz. weighable silver approximately (57)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PARK AVENUE ESTATE