Description

    A Twenty-Piece Assembled Victorian Gilt Silver Dessert Service, 1833-1889
    Marks: (various)
    10-1/4 inches long (26.0 cm) (longest, serving spoon)
    39.46 troy ounces (weighable)

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EL PASO COLLECTION

    The lot comprising:
    6 forks with marks for William Theobalds & Robert Metcalfe Atkinson, and Francis Higgins III, circa 1838-1889
    6 knives with marks for William Theobalds & Robert Metcalfe Atkinson, and Francis Higgins III, circa 1838-1889
    1 serving spoon with marks for William Theobalds, circa 1833-1843
    1 pair of scissors with marks for Charles Rawlings & William Summers, circa 1842-1843
    6 spoons with marks for William Theobalds & Robert Metcalfe Atkinson, and Francis Higgins III, circa 1838-1889
    20 total.



    Condition Report*:

    Minor rubbing and scratching inherent with use, presenting well with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and use.  

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2017
    20th Thursday
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