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DescriptionA Two Hundred-Twelve-Piece Tiffany & Co. Lap-Over-Edge Pattern Silver Flatware Service for Eleven, designed 1880
Marks: M, TIFFANY & CO, STERLING, PAT. 1880, (various)
10-1/2 inches (26.7 cm) (longest, pastry server)
220.30 troy ounces (weighable)
The Lap-Over-Edge pattern service, each piece with varying flora and fauna motifs, and varying monograms throughout, comprising:
11 10-1/4 inch blunt hollow knives;
6 9-1/8 inch blunt hollow knives, one with monogram and scalloped handle;
12 Individual fish knives;
14 Dessert/tea knives, two with monograms;
10 Large dinner forks, three with monograms;
15 7-1/8 inch forks, five with monograms;
1 7-1/2 inch fork
7 Youth tea forks, six with monograms;
6 Pastry forks with gilt-washed tines, each with monogram;
12 Individual fish forks, each with monogram;
12 Filled handle cocktail forks;
12 Terrapin forks with decorated and gilt-washed bowls, each with monogram;
8 Strawberry forks, each with monogram;
14 Dessert/oval soup spoon, each with monogram;
29 Teaspoons, 23 with monograms;
8 Ice cream spoons with gilt-washed bowls, each with monogram;
11 Sorbet spoons with gilt-washed bowls, each with monogram;
3 Large chocolate spoons;
2 Grapefruit spoons with gilt-washed bowls;
1 Egg spoon with gilt-washed bowl;
6 Serving tablespoons, five with monograms;
1 Ice serving spoon;
1 Berry serving scoop with gilt-washed bowl;
1 Large pierced pea serving spoon with gilt-washed bowl;
1 Flower blossom cream ladle with long handle;
1 Two-piece salad serving set with gilt-washed bowls;
1 Leaf-form pastry server;
1 Large sugar tongs, with monogram;
1 Lobster pick, with monogram;
1 Letter opener.
Two additional forks in the pattern are included in lot.
Property from the Collection of John and Maggie Olson
Estimate: $25,000 - $35,000.
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