Description

    A One Hundred and Twenty-Six Piece Tiffany & Co. Beekman Pattern Silver Flatware Group, New York, designed 1869
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO, STERLING, PAT 1869, M; C; T
    10-3/8 inches long (26.4 cm) (longest, banquet knife)
    126.69 troy ounces (weighable)

    The lot comprising:
    3 banquet knives;
    10 breakfast knives;
    8 butter spreaders;
    1 dinner knife;
    1 butter knife;
    3 serrated knives;
    4 citrus knives (partial gilt);
    9 luncheon forks;
    3 cocktail forks;
    3 oyster forks;
    3 salad forks;
    6 small pickle forks;
    2 youth forks;
    1 youth knife;
    2 place spoons;
    11 tablespoons;
    6 iced tea spoons;
    8 citrus spoons;
    10 bouillon spoons;
    9 demitasse spoons, (6 examples partial gilt);
    1 salt spoon;
    1 baby spoon;
    11 nut picks, partial gilt.
    126 Total.

    Note: Pieces bear a variety of directorship marks indicating possible production between 1873-1947.

    Note: Additional Beekman pattern lots can be found in the 2nd session.


    Condition Report*:

    Pieces bear a variety of monograms and engravings to terminals, few pieces with monogram removals, some bending to tip of place spoon, rust spotting to serrated knife blade, bending to end of one demitasse spoon, some rubbing to gilding, errant scratching and nicking inherent with use, with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.

    *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. 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. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2017
    20th Thursday
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