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    A One Hundred Sixty-Three-Piece Tiffany & Co. English King Pattern Silver Flatware Service for Twelve, New York, designed 1885
    Marks: TIFFANY & Co., STERLING, PAT. 1885
    14-3/8 inches (36.5 cm)
    211.73 troy ounces

    Property from the Collection of R. Douglas Houser, Dallas, Texas

    Villa Rothschild;
    Mathilde Goldschmidt-Rothschild;
    Baron Rudolf von Goldschmidt-Rothschild;
    M.S. Rau;
    Acquired from above.

    The English King pattern service, in original fitted chest, each piece decorated with stylized acanthus motif, scrolling trim, and monogrammed EWC, comprising:
    12 dinner knives;
    12 luncheon knives;
    12 fish knives;
    12 dessert knives;
    12 butter spreaders;
    12 dinner forks;
    12 luncheon forks;
    12 fish forks;
    12 ice cream forks;
    12 soup spoons;
    12 bouillon spoons;
    12 teaspoons;
    12 dessert spoons;
    2 serving spoons;
    3-piece roast-carving set;
    2-piece steak-carving set.
    163 Total

    Condition Report*: Overall presenting very well, with pleasing ornamentation, and pitting and oxidation to stainless steel elements, minor scuffs to one dinner knife, and no losses or repairs observed, wear indicative of use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2020
    17th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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