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    Sale 2091

    Important American Silver

    17 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 130

    AN ASSEMBLED GROUP OF SILVER-GILT SERVING PIECES

    MARK OF WHITING MFG. CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ASSEMBLED GROUP OF SILVER-GILT SERVING PIECES
    MARK OF WHITING MFG. CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1880
    Oval twist pattern, comprising:
    Two punch ladles, in sizes
    Three gravy ladles
    Two small sauce ladles
    Two macaroni forks
    A pair of serving spoons with slotted bowls
    Two berry spoons, one with engraved bowl
    One large salad fork and spoon, the bowls monogrammed GDH
    A smaller salad fork and spoon
    A large cold meat fork
    A pastry server
    A fish slice
    A cheese scoop
    A pair of sugar tongs
    A tea caddy, initial S
    Two sardine forks
    Twelve seafood forks
    Twelve coffee spoons
    Two mustard spoons, one with gilt bowl
    Two salt shovels, with monogram LAW
    Thirteen teaspoons with shaped bowls, twelve with monogram MLW
    73 oz. (66)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JEAN & GRAHAM DEVOE WILLIFORD CHARITABLE TRUST*