Description

    A GERMAN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
    H. Meyen & Co., Berlin, Germany, 20th Century
    Marks: (crest) (crown) 800, (profile), H. MEYEN & CO.
    15-1/4 inches (38.7 cm)
    615.2 ounces (gross)
    The Property of Dorothy & Sidney Factor sold to benefit various charites.

    The flatware service with fluted handles front and verso terminating in a cartouche with anthemion to front. Six fitted drawers without chest included with lot.

    Comprising:
    24 dinner knives (stainless steel blade);
    24 dinner forks;
    24 tablespoons
    24 teaspoons;
    24 tea knives (mother-of-pearl handles);
    24 dessert forks;
    24 dessert spoons;
    24 pastry forks;
    24 cheese knives;
    24 fruit spoons;
    24 fish knives;
    24 fish forks
    24 demi-tasse spoons;
    2 servers;
    2 piece fish service;
    1 soup ladle;
    1 sugar sifter;
    1 tea strainer;
    1 stuffing spoon;
    1 sauce strainer;
    1 caviar server;
    1 cheese knife,
    4 two-tine meat forks;
    1 large two-tine meat fork;
    1 asparagus server;
    2 piece salad serving set;
    1 serving blade.
    (332 pieces total)






    Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000.

    Condition Report*:

    surface scratches commensurate with age, 2 of the drawers with loss of end panels.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2010
    31st Wednesday
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