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    Christie's Interiors

    3 - 5 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 260

    AN EXTENSIVE FRENCH SILVER-PLATED FLATWARE SERVICE,

    MARK FOR CHRISTOFLE, MODERN,

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    AN EXTENSIVE FRENCH SILVER-PLATED FLATWARE SERVICE,
    MARK FOR CHRISTOFLE, MODERN,
    in the 'America' pattern comprising, fifty-five dinner forks, forty-five dinner knives, thirty-six salad forks, ten dessert forks, fifty-eight dessert knives, thirty-nine cocktail forks, six fish spoons, twenty-seven escargot forks, forty-eight oyster forks, eleven pairs of serving tongs, nine serving spoons, eight serving forks, a casserole spoon, two pairs of salad servers, two fish servers, two sauce ladles, forty-eight iced tea spoons in two different patterns, four pairs of sugar tongs; together with twenty-nine crab claw crackers; a pair of ice tongs; and twenty-two Christofle cleaning cloths, each in individual manufacturer's box
    The dinner knives 9¾in. (24.7cm.) long (472)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the piece count corrections, there are:
    54 dinner forks not 55
    24 escargot forks not 27
    2 additional carving knives are included in this lot