12 June 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN NOBLEMAN
An Austrian silver-gilt dessert service
Maker's mark IK, Vienna, 1839
The shaped handles chased with foliate scrolls and with shell terminals, each engraved with a coat-of-arms with coronet above, comprising:
Twelve dessert knives with silver-gilt blades
All in fitted leather case, the interior of the cover stamped 'J. Türck et fils Joailliers de la Court ImpeR A VIENNE NO. 1148'
71oz. (2,209gr.) (36)
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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