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    A One Hundred Seventy-One Piece Bremer Silberwarenfabrik Silver Flatware Service, Bremen, Germany, early 20th century
    Marks: (crescent-crown), 800, (torch), (various)
    14-1/4 inches (36.2 cm) (longest, punch ladle)
    177.55 troy ounces (weighable)

    The lot with original five drawer fitted oak chest, comprising:
    11 blunt dinner knives;
    12 blunt luncheon knives;
    12 dessert knives (gold wash);
    12 fish knives;
    12 dinner forks;
    12 luncheon forks;
    12 salad forks;
    12 dessert forks (gold wash);
    12 soup spoons;
    11 teaspoons;
    12 five o'clock spoons (gold wash);
    12 demitasse spoons (gold wash);
    2 long hor d'oeuvres forks (gold wash);
    1 pie server (gold wash);
    1 pierced pastry server;
    1 meat carving set (fork and steel only);
    1 butter spreader (gold wash);
    1 master butter spreader (gold wash);
    1 sugar tongs (gold wash);
    1 shell jelly spoon (gold wash);
    3 salt cellars (gold wash), (no glass liners);
    3 salt spoons (gold wash);
    2 sauce spoons (gold wash);
    1 large sauce spoon (gold wash);
    1 serving spoon;
    1 long serving spoon;
    1 fish serving set (2 pieces);
    1 cream ladle (gold wash);
    1 punch ladle;
    1 long relish fork;
    1 long serving fork;
    1 salad set (gold wash), (2 pieces).
    171 total



    Condition Report*: Salt cellar glass inserts are missing and salt spoons patterns do not match service, errant nicking and scratching, errant pit spots with wear commensurate with age, polishing, and regular use, chest front door hinge is loose, chest top is split, Customs wax seal residue to chest lid and right side, partial Cunard White Star Line paper labels to lid and left side, missing key
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    15th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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