AN ELIZABETH II SILVER DINNER-SERVICE, TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE AND TABLE-SERVICE
AN ELIZABETH II SILVER DINNER-SERVICE, TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE AND TABLE-SERVICE
AN ELIZABETH II SILVER DINNER-SERVICE, TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE AND TABLE-SERVICE
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AN ELIZABETH II SILVER DINNER-SERVICE, TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE AND TABLE-SERVICE

MARK OF SPINK AND SON, LONDON, 1951, 1952, 1956, 1958, 1964 AND 1969

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AN ELIZABETH II SILVER DINNER-SERVICE, TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE AND TABLE-SERVICE
MARK OF SPINK AND SON, LONDON, 1951, 1952, 1956, 1958, 1964 and 1969
The dinner-service with foliage-cast reeded border, comprising:
Twelve dinner-plates
10 in. (25.5 cm.) diam.
Four oval meat-dishes
23 in. (58.5 cm.) wide and smaller
An oval fish-dish
27 ½ in. (70 cm.) wide
Two circular second-course dishes
16 ½ in. (41 cm.) diam. and smaller
A pair of oval baskets
12 ¼ in. (31 cm.) wide
A pair of oval entree-dishes and covers, each with detachable loop finial
12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide
A pair of sauceboats and stands
the stands 9 in. (23 cm.) wide
Nine finger-bowls
A caviar dish and cover with shell border and glass liner, mark of Garrard and Company, London, 1964
most pieces contained in a fitted brass bound mahogany finish box with black painted metal handles

A set of four candlesticks and a pair of three-light candelabra, each on circular base with reeded rim,
the candelabra 13 ¼ in. (34 cm.) high
all contained in a fitted brass-bound mahogany finish box with integral drop ring brass handles

A five-piece tea and coffee-service with tray and salver en suite, in the Régence style with chased motifs of trellis, shells and stylised flowers, comprising: a coffee-pot; a teapot; a hot-water jug, each with wood handles, a sugar-bowl and cover and a milk-jug, a rectangular tray and a circular tray each on four feet
the rectangular tray 24 ¼ in. (61.5 cm.) wide
most pieces contained in a fitted brass bound mahogany finish box with integral drop ring brass handles

The table-service Princess pattern, comprising:
Eighteen soup-spoons Twenty-four table-forks
Eighteen consommé-spoons Twenty-four dessert-spoons
Twenty-four dessert-forks Twelve grapefruit-spoons
Twelve ice-cream spoons Twenty-one teaspoons
Eleven coffee-spoons Twenty-five mocha-spoons
Four service butter-knives A sugar-sifter
A pair of sugar-tongs A soup-ladle
A cake-slice A salad-server
A berry-spoon Two serving-forks
Two sauce-ladles Ten ashtrays
and the following with filled handles:
Twenty-four table-knives Nineteen cheese knives
Ten butter-knives Twelve fish-forks
Twelve fish-knives Twelve fruit-forks
Twelve fruit-knives An asparagus-fork
A fish slice A carving-knife
most pieces contained in four fitted brass bound mahogany boxes or canteens
the largest box 34 ¾ in. (88 cm.) wide
gross weight of weighable silver 1,765 oz. 3 dwt. (54,909 gr.)
Special notice

These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 20%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. Where applicable Customs duty will be charged (per rate specified by HMRC guidance) on the Hammer price and VAT will be payable at 20% on duty. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.

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