20 May 2015
A GERMAN SILVER PART DINNER-SERVICE
MARK OF M. H. WILKENS AND SOHNE, HEMELINGEN, SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY
Each shaped circular and with moulded border, engraved with a coat-of-arms, comprising:
Twelve under-plates, 12 7/8 in. (33 cm.) diam. Twelve dinner-plates, 12 in. (30.2 cm.) diam.
Twelve dessert-plates, 9 ½ in. (24.2 cm.) diam. Twelve side-plates, 7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) diam.
Nine ashtrays, 4 ¼ in. (11.2 cm.) diam.
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