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    Description

    A One Hundred and Seventy-Three-Piece James Robinson Inc. Fiddle, Thread & Shell Pattern Silver Flatware Service for Twenty-Four, London and New York, 1978 and later
    Marks to longest: (lion passant), (leopard), E, JR, ENGLAND
    9-7/8 inches (25.1 cm) (longest, pierced spoon)
    284.01 troy ounces

    The service comprising:
    24 Dinner knives;
    11 Individual butter knives;
    24 Dinner forks;
    24 Salad forks;
    24 Dessert forks;
    24 Table spoons;
    22 Teaspoons;
    12 Demitasse spoons;
    2 Master butter knives;
    1 Serving fork;
    1 Pierced bowl serving spoon;
    1 Serving spoon;
    1 Ladle;
    2 Sugar spoons.
    173

    The service presented in fitted wood box, measuring 5-1/2 x 14-7/8 x 11-3/8 inches.

    Property from the Estate of Phyllis McGuire


    Condition Report*: The service in overall good condition, with reflections of age and light-to-moderate use, including scattered bent tines to place forks, light surface scratches, and minor dings to edges. Each piece free from splitting, losses, or observable restorations. Dinner knives with effaced maker's marks.
    *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
    August, 2021
    10th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 32
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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