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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 114

    AN ASSEMBLED GERMAN SILVER-GILT TRAVELLING COUVERT AND CASE

    SPOON AND FORK MARKED FOR 172?, MARK OF MI OVER C

    Price Realised  

    AN ASSEMBLED GERMAN SILVER-GILT TRAVELLING COUVERT AND CASE
    SPOON AND FORK MARKED FOR 172?, MARK OF MI OVER C
    Comprising: a fork, knife, marrow spoon, table spoon, meat fork, spice box with hinged cover, and egg cup; each with engraved strapwork, the fork and table spoon marked on reverse with a three-tower hallmark with date 172? above; the spice box with two indistinct marks, the egg cup circa 1800 and marked ?H over K; all with early 19th Austro-Hungarian control marks; with a fitted tooled leather case


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A CALIFORNIA COLLECTOR