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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 230

    AN ASSEMBLED GEORGIAN SILVER TABLE SERVICE

    MOST 18TH CENTURY, VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES

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    AN ASSEMBLED GEORGIAN SILVER TABLE SERVICE
    MOST 18TH CENTURY, VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES
    Most Hanoverian pattern, comprising:
    Eighteen table forks, twelve engraved with crest, with slight variation in size
    Thirteen dessert forks, three varied crests, with slight variation in size
    Sixteen table spoons with rattail joins
    Nine table spoons with drop joins
    Six silver-gilt table spoons with rattail joins
    Thirteen teaspoons with rattail joins, varied crests and monograms
    Eight small teaspoons
    Twenty-two smaller teaspoons with rattail joins, in varied sizes
    Twelve pistol handle table knives, engraved crest
    Twelve pistol handle table knives, engraved crest
    Twelve cannon handle dessert knives
    Twelve pistol handle dessert knives, engraved monogram
    Six pistol handle dessert knives
    A stuffing spoon, Edward Jennings, 1718
    A basting spoon, Samuel Hitchcock, 1720
    Four salt spoons
    145 oz. (4530 gr.) weighable silver (165)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Professor and Mrs. Clifford Ambrose Truesdell