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    An Important Group of Four Porter Blanchard Fiddle and Lotus Pattern Silver Serving Pieces, Calabasas, California, circa 1939
    Marks: STERLING, PORTER BLANCHARD, HANDMADE
    12-3/4 inches (32.4 cm)
    14.58 troy ounces

    The group of serving pieces comprising three pieces in the Fiddle pattern, and one spoon in the Lotus pattern, Lotus pattern spoon with a personal engraving to reverse stem from Porter Blanchard to Shirley's parents (George and Gertrude) in commemoration of their 25th wedding anniversary: To the Temple's From Porter 1914-1939. This spoon was likely gifted at the same time as the Porter Blanchard bowl presented by George to Gertrude in celebration of their anniversary, also in this auction.

    Property from the Personal Collection of Shirley Temple Black
    The group of serving pieces comprising three pieces in the Fiddle pattern, and one spoon in the Lotus pattern, Lotus pattern spoon with a personal engraving to reverse stem from Porter Blanchard to Shirley's parents (George and Gertrude) in commemoration of their 25th wedding anniversary: To the Temple's From Porter 1914-1939. This spoon was likely gifted at the same time as the Porter Blanchard bowl presented by George to Gertrude in celebration of their anniversary, also in this auction.

    Property from the Personal Collection of Shirley Temple Black


    Condition Report*: Each piece with scratching and light nicking consistent with moderate to heavy use, otherwise presenting well with surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and use.  
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    6th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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