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    AN EIGHTEEN PIECE AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    Whiting Manufacturing Co., New York, New York, circa 1885
    Marks: (griffin with W), STERLING
    9-1/2 inches (24.1 cm) (dinner knife)
    15.22 troy ounces (weight excludes knives)

    In the Lily of the Valley pattern with an inscription at the terminal end, comprising:
    6 dinner knives;
    6 dinner forks;
    6 table spoons.

    The opening bid for this lot will be the low estimate which reflects the melt value.


    Condition Report*: light surface scratches commensurate with age
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2010
    13th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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