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    A Forty-Four Piece John Wendt Florentine Pattern Silver Flatware Group, New York City, designed 1870
    Marks: STERLING, PATENT; (various)
    11-1/8 inches long (28.3 cm) (longest, fish slice)
    66.17 troy ounces

    The lot comprising:
    6 luncheon knives;
    6 tea knives;
    5 dessert knives;
    6 fish knives;
    12 dessert spoons;
    1 fish slice;
    1 pastry server;
    1 salad serving fork;
    1 cold meat fork;
    1 berry/casserole spoon;
    1 gravy ladle;
    1 small berry spoon;
    1 sugar sifter;
    1 sauce ladle.
    44 total

    Luncheon knives measure 8 in.; tea knives 7-7/8 in.; dessert knives 7-3/8 in.

    Some with marks for retailer J.E. Caldwell & Co, and Theodore B. Starr.

    Condition Report*: Various engravings, some rubbing, errant nicking, with wear and surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    8th-10th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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