Lot 271French Empire Cased Silver-Gilt and Mother-of-Pearl Flatware Service
Comprising twelve fruit forks, twelve fruit knives, twelve dessert knives, twelve dessert spoons, twelve ice cream spoons, twelve teaspoons, sugar sifter, two long spoons and a two piece carving set. Total approximately 49 ounces, weighable.
Sold for $3,150
Good condition overall; nice even gilding; no monogram nor sign of erasure; good detail; light wear from very casual use; some lifting to the shields from the handles; clearly hallmarked; the case with wear and staining to interior
Fruit forks 7 1/2 in.
Knives 8 1/4 in.
Dessert spoons 7 1/2 in.
Ice cream spoons 5 1/2 in.
Teaspoons 5 3/4 in.
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