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    A SIXTY-THREE PIECE AMERICAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1910
    Marks: GORHAM, STERLING, PAT. 1910
    8-1/2 inches long (21.6 cm) (serving spoon)
    67.99 troy ounces (weight excludes knives)

    In the Fairfax pattern, comprising:
    6 dinner knives;
    6 dinner forks;
    8 luncheon forks;
    6 salad forks;
    6 dessert forks;
    6 butter spreaders;
    12 teaspoons (one marked Durgin)
    4 soup spoons;
    3 serving spoons (one marked Durgin);
    1 serving fork;
    1 iced tea spoon;
    1 bon bon spoon (Durgin);
    1 cream ladle (Durgin);
    1 cocktail fork (Durgin);
    1 sugar shell (Durgin).

    A number of pieces in this service are made by Durgin which was acquired by Gorham Company in 1905.


    Condition Report*: surface scratches commensurate with age
    *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.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2010
    8th Wednesday
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