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    A DAVIS & GALT SILVER AND SILVER GILT LETTUCE FORK
    Davis & Galt, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1890
    Marks: (fleur-de-lis), STERLING, J.E.C. & Co
    9-1/4 inches long (23.5 cm)
    1.6 ounces

    Provenance:
    The Jean and Graham Devoe Williford Charitable Trust

    The fork with a twist handle above the silver gilt tines with swirling etched decoration. Originally retailed by J.E. Caldwell, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


    Condition Report*: Rubbing to silver gilt and overall surface wear, but still in good condition.
    *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
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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