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    Sale 2010

    Christie's Interiors

    10 - 11 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 262

    AN IRISH SILVER SOUP LADLE AND AN ASSEMBLED ENGLISH AND AMERICAN SILVER PART FLATWARE SERVICE,

    THE LADLE WITH MARKS FOR WILLIAM LAW AND ANOTHER, DUBLIN, 1820; THE PART SERVICE VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES,

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN IRISH SILVER SOUP LADLE AND AN ASSEMBLED ENGLISH AND AMERICAN SILVER PART FLATWARE SERVICE,
    THE LADLE WITH MARKS FOR WILLIAM LAW AND ANOTHER, DUBLIN, 1820; THE PART SERVICE VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES,
    the ladle marked on handle; the flatware set, some monogrammed or engraved with crest, the silver comprising twenty-seven dinner forks, twenty-four dinner knives, sixteen large table spoons, eighteen small table spoons, seventeen soup spoons, twenty-three coffee spoons, twenty-two lunch knives, two fish knives, two marrow spoons, six sugar tongs, a salt scoop, six mustard spoons, a shell-shaped spoon, a condiment spoon, a small carving knife, two carving forks, and two knife sharpeners; together with an assembled silver-plate part flatware service comprising six butter knives, a master butter knife, five large table spoons, a salt scoop, two sugar tongs, and a nut cracker
    The Irish ladle 14in. (36cm.) long, 258oz. approximate weighable silver (139)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note there are 29 dinner forks not 27. Also note, there are 23 lunch forks in this service and no lunch knives. The correct piece count for this lot is 197 not 139 as is listed in the catalogue.