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DescriptionA Seventy-Two-Piece Whiting Mfg. Co. Heraldic Pattern Silver Flatware Service for Twelve, Providence, Rhode Island, designed 1880
Marks: (griffin-W), STERLING
10-1/4 inches (26.0 cm) (longest, dinner knife)
102.52 troy ounces (weighable)
The Heraldic pattern service comprising:
12 dinner knives monogrammed PM to handle;
12 dinner forks monogrammed PM to handle;
12 luncheon forks monogrammed WHS to 4 handles;
12 teaspoons monogrammed to handles WHS to 5, MFW to 1, N to 1, M to 1, FAB to 1 and MLW to 1;
12 table spoons monogrammed PM to handle;
12 place spoons monogrammed B to 11 handles;
PROPERTY FROM A SOUTHERN COLLECTION
The service with marks to blades of dinner knives V, (crown), R, JOSEPH RODGERS & SONS, CUTLERS TO HER MAJESTY, (star), (maltese cross).
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000.
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