Description

    A SET OF EIGHT WHITING LOTUS PATTERN SILVER AND SILVER GILT ICE CREAM SPOONS
    Whiting Manufacturing Company, New York, New York, circa 1890
    Marks: STERLING, 5
    5-3/4 inches long (14.6 cm)
    4.2 ounces

    Provenance:
    From a Private West Coast Collection

    Each spoon with a lotus leaf to terminal over the segmented handle and having a shaped gilt bowl; each monogrammed B to terminal verso.


    Condition Report*:

    In nice condition with rubbing to gilt and light surface scratching.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
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