Description

    Whoopi Goldberg Collection

    TWO OLIER & CAON PARTIAL FLATWARE SERVICES, ONE SILVER AND ONE SILVER GILT
    France, circa 1925
    Marks: OC, (Minerva); marks to gilt service: GFL, (Minerva)
    10-1/8 inches long (25.7 cm) (dinner knife)
    278.4 ounces (gross) (approximate weight considering knife handles)

    Silver service comprising:
    12 dinner knives (stainless blades)
    23 luncheon knives (stainless blades)
    12 dinner forks
    12 salad forks
    12 table spoons
    12 place spoons
    12 demi-tasse spoons
    6 coffee spoons
    1 serving spoon
    1 cream ladle

    Silver gilt service comprising:
    12 fruit knives (stainless blade)
    12 luncheon forks
    18 three-tined oyster forks
    12 table spoons
    12 bullion spoons
    1 salad serving fork
    1 ice cream slice
    171 Total

    Fitted oak case with brass plate monogrammed MM, and to inner edge RUSTAN A BEZIERS.




    Condition Report*:

    In very good condition with no apparent loss of silver gilt and surface scratches commensurate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    27th Tuesday
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