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    A Four Hundred and Eighty-Nine Piece Stieff Co. RepousséPattern Flatware Service, Baltimore, Maryland, introduced 1828
    Marks: STERLING, STIEFF, REG. (various)
    15-1/2 inches (39.4 cm) (longest, carving knife)
    501.9 troy ounces (weighable)

    The service comprising:
    13 dinner knives;
    37 luncheon knives;
    9 blunt knives;
    3 fish knives;
    50 butter spreaders;
    3 eight inch dinner forks;
    4 dinner forks;
    37 luncheon forks;
    47 salad forks;
    1 fish fork;
    5 seafood/cocktail forks;
    5 oyster forks;
    4 lemon forks;
    6 ice cream forks;
    14 oval soup spoons;
    16 large cream soup spoons;
    26 cream soup spoons;
    2 gumbo spoons;
    58 teaspoons;
    46 five o'clock spoons;
    23 iced tea spoons;
    22 demitasse spoons;
    6 salt spoons;
    6 sherbet spoons;
    3 dessert spoons;
    4 grapefruit spoons;
    9 tablespoons;
    1 sugar spoon'
    1 cold meat fork;
    1 cream ladle;
    2 mayonnaise ladles;
    1 cake knife;
    3 carving knife sets (knife and fork);
    1 carving fork;
    1 casserole spoon;
    1 salad serving fork;
    5 pickle forks;
    2 butter picks;
    1 preserve spoon;
    1 berry spoon;
    1 youth set (knife, fork and spoon);
    1 baby set (fork and spoon);
    1 shoe horn (unidentified pattern);
    489 total.

    Condition Report*: Three five o'clock spoons are bent, three luncheon knives have scorched blades, one teaspoon dented to bowl, one mayonnaise ladle bent, one lemon fork bent tine, largest non-stainless carving set is badly corroded, scratches, pitting and polish residue are indicative of use, polishing and age. Some pieces bear various monograms.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2019
    11th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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