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    Heinrich Fries: A ONE-HUNDRED-NINETEEN PIECE CONTINENTAL SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE IN A FITTED CANTEEN (Mark of Heinrich Fries, sold by W. Grebner, Wien, Austria)
    Mark of Heinrich Fries, sold by W. Grebner, Wien, Austria, c.1910

    Each with a heraldic crest, marked 'H. Fries' and the Vienna Austria inspection mark for import silver dated 1902 to 1921, the service consisting of:
    Eighteen teaspoons
    Eleven dessert spoons
    Seventeen tablespoons
    Ten dessert forks
    Eleven dessert knives
    Twenty-one dinner forks
    Twenty-one dinner knives
    Two large serving spoons
    Fish serving knife and fork
    A roast carving fork and knife
    A soup ladle
    A pair of sugar tongs
    Two gravy ladles
    166oz. weighable silver


    Condition Report*:

    Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age, excellent original condition with original J.C.Klinkosch carbon steel knife blades

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2004
    30th-31st Saturday-Sunday
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