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    Description

    A One Hundred and Fifty-One-Piece William B. Durgin Chrysanthemum Pattern Silver Flatware Service for Twelve, Concord, New Hampshire, 1893
    Marks: STERLING (partially effaced), 925/1000, PATENT (partially effaced), MERMOD & JACCARD. JEWELRY CO.
    13 inches (33.0 cm) (longest, soup ladle)
    236.16 troy ounces (weighable)

    The service, each piece monogrammed BSY (Bette Scott Youree), comprising:
    12 New style old French hollow knives;
    12 Old French hollow knives;
    12 Flat handled butter spreaders;
    12 Forks 7-1/2 inches;
    12 Forks 7-1/8 inches;
    12 Large fish/salad forks;
    11 Table spoons;
    12 Dessert/oval soup spoons;
    11 Gumbo spoons;
    12 Bouillon spoons;
    12 Teaspoons;
    12 Fruit/orange spoons;
    1 Large soup ladle;
    1 Gravy ladle;
    1 Sugar spoon;
    1 Master butter knife;
    1 Large cheese scoop;
    1 Olive fork;
    1 Large roast carving knife;
    1 Small steak carving fork;
    1 Knife sharpener.
    151 Total

    Originally retailed by Mermod & Jaccard, St. Louis, Missouri.



    Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500.

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    April
    14th Tuesday
    Auction Dates
    May
    5th Tuesday
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