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    Description

    A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    Georg Jensen Silversmithy, Copenhagen, Denmark, designed 1953
    Marks: GJ (within beaded border), STERLING, DENMARK, STAINLESS
    148.30 ounces (gross)

    In the Cypress pattern, designed by Tias Eckhoff, comprising:

    12 dinner knives with stainless steel blades;
    12 dinner forks;
    14 salad forks;
    12 tea spoons;
    12 cream soup spoons;
    14 coffee spoons;
    12 demi tasse spoons;
    12 butter spreaders;
    8 serving spoons;
    1 cream ladle;
    1 casserole serving spoon;
    1 pastry server with stainless steel blade

    (111 pieces total)

    Designed in 1953 by Tias Eckhoff, a graduate of the Norwegian School of Arts & Crafts, the Cypress pattern won the competition for the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Georg Jensen Company in 1954.


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    21st-23rd Wednesday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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