Lot 615: AN AMERICAN SILVER ALEXANDRA PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, DOMINICK & HAFF, RETAILED BY HOWARD & CO., NEW YORK, EARLY 20TH CENTURY |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
handles crested and monogrammed LJ, comprising:
24 dinner knives
24 dinner forks
36 lunch knives
32 lunch forks
12 fish forks
23 dessert spoons
8 demitasse spoons
5 egg spoons
1 gravy ladle
Together with 4 similar New King pattern silver cocktail forks by the same, 217 pieces.
the stainless steel blades rusted and need to be replaced on the dinner knives, lunch knives, and carvers; the carving knife with blade separating from handle; several of the dinner & lunch knives with shallow dents to edges of handles; otherwise good
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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