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    A One Hundred Twenty-Two-Piece Gorham Mfg. Co. Imperial Chrysanthemum Pattern Silver Flatware Service, Providence, Rhode Island, designed 1894
    Marks: (lion), (anchor), G, STERLING
    8-1/2 inches (21.6 cm) (longest, blunt knife)
    141.18 troy ounces (weighable)


    The service comprising:
    12 blunt dinner knives;
    8 butter knives;
    18 dinner forks;
    12 salad forks;
    8 round bowl soup spoons;
    26 teaspoons;
    12 ice cream forks;
    11 ice cream forks (gold wash);
    12 ice cream spoons (gold wash);
    1 sugar spoon (gold wash);
    1 cold meat serving fork;
    1 baked potato fork.
    122 Total

    Condition Report*: Surface scratches and wear indicative of use, polishing and age, most bear various monograms.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2019
    8th-10th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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