London, South Kensington
15 January 2008
A VICTORIAN THIRTY-SIX PIECE DESSERT SERVICE
MARK OF M H & CO. DATE SYMBOL AND EP, CIRCA 1890
The figural and twist stem handles with apostle finials, comprising: 12 dessert spoons, 12 dessert forks and 12 knives with engraved blades and lion rampart crests, in a rosewood veneered case with brass cartouche TOGETHER WITH 6 Victorian silver teaspoons and tongs with maiden finials, J.N.Mappin, London, 1888, in a fitted case. (2)
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