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    AN AMERICAN IVORY, SILVER AND SILVER GILT SUGAR SPOON
    Whiting Manufacturing Co., North Attleboro, Massachusetts, circa 1890
    Marks: (W with griffin), STERLING, 2888
    6-1/4 inches long (15.9 cm)
    .6 ounces (gross)

    In the Ivory Handles pattern, the shaped shovel form bowl with repoussé and cast floral decoration with gilt highlights.


    Estimate: $300 - $500.

    Condition Report*:

    losses to gilding

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2008
    21st Wednesday
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