London, South Kensington
2 April 1998
A William Rogers & Co. silvered metal composite cutlery service
each celebrating the New York World's Fair of 1939, comprising eight knives, eight forks, eight salad forks, three serving spoons, two fish knives, seven butter knives, eight soup spoons, one sauce ladle, sixteen tea spoons, and one sugar spoon, in a fitted box, moulded marks 'Pat.Pend. Wm Rogers MFG CO'
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C.f. Larry Zim, Mel Lerner, Herbert Rolfes, 'The World of Tomorrow', Harper & Row, 1988, p. 202 for illustration of similar service by Tiffany & Co.
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