18 - 19 December 2008
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF GEORGE W. BARLOW, JR.
This lot is offered without a reserve
AN AMERICA SILVER FLATWARE SET FOR EIGHT,
MARK OF S. KIRK & SONS, 20TH CENTURY,
in the 'Repousse pattern', comprising eight dinner forks, eight dessert forks, eight dinner knives with steel blades, eight butter knives, eight table spoons, eight tea spoons, eight demitasse spoons, a sugar spoon, a bon-bon spoon, and a pie server with steel blade
The dinner knives 9in. (23cm.) long, 60oz. approximate weighable silver (59)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note that there are two additional serving spoons in this lot. The correct piece count is 61.
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