DescriptionA Twenty-Four Piece Allen and Darwin Silver and Ivory Fish Service in Presentation Case, Sheffield, England, circa 1909
Marks: (lion passant), (crown), r, A&D
8-1/2 inches long (21.6 cm)
Note: Because this lot contains African elephant ivory, this lot can only be purchased within the United States.
Note: Pieces have a variety of date codes to hallmarks, ranging from 1904-1909. Presentation case measures 2-3/4 inches high x 14-1/4 inches wide x 9-3/4 inches deep.
Cracks to ivory to three forks, crack to ivory to one knife, some oxidation to ivory handles, otherwise with surface scratches comensurate with age and use; lot retains original key.
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