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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 222

    AN ENGLISH SILVER-PLATED FRUIT SERVICE FOR TWELVE, A FISH SERVICE FOR TWELVE, A SET OF EIGHTEEN FISH KNIVES, AND A SET OF FISH SERVING PIECES,**

    20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH SILVER-PLATED FRUIT SERVICE FOR TWELVE, A FISH SERVICE FOR TWELVE, A SET OF EIGHTEEN FISH KNIVES, AND A SET OF FISH SERVING PIECES,**
    20TH CENTURY,
    the fruit service comprising twelve forks and twelve knives; the fish service comprising twelve forks and twelve knives; and the serving set comprising a serving knife and a serving fork; together with a resin-mounted stainless steel fruit service comprising six knives and six forks
    The serving knife 12½in. (32cm.) long (62)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this lot contains an additional 18 silver-plated fish knives, the correct piece count for this lot is 80 not 62.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF BURT WAYNE
    (LOTS 222-258)