A One-Hundred-Eighty-Five Piece Whiting Mfg. Co. Lily Pattern Silver Flatware Service for Twelve, New York, New York, designed 1902
    Marks: (W-griffin), STERLING, PAT. 1902, JOS. LINZ & BROS.
    9 inches long (22.9 cm) (ice tea spoons)
    189.6 troy ounces (weighable)

    The service monogrammed QJL, comprising:
    12 dinner knives;
    12 luncheon knives;
    11 butter spreaders;
    12 dinner forks;
    12 luncheon forks;
    12 salad forks;
    12 appetizer forks;
    12 ice cream forks;
    16 teaspoons;
    12 ice tea spoons;
    12 citrus spoons;
    12 soup spoons;
    12 bullion spoons;
    12 table spoons;
    14 demitasse spoons.
    185 Total.

    This service was retailed by Joseph Linz & Brothers of Dallas, Texas.

    Condition Report*:

    Good condition with monograms, very light nicking to some pieces, exhibiting surface scratches commensurate with age, polishing, and regular use. Lot includes two mahogany Hagerty's silver chests.  

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    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
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