Lot 1273: An early 20th century part canteen of silver plated Hanovarian pattern cutlery, width 33in.
December 1, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: An early 20th century part canteen of silver plated Hanovarian pattern cutlery, comprising one hundred and twenty one items, with engraved initial, maker W&S, together with six pairs of mother of pearl handled silver dessert eaters, James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield, 1919, all housed in a mahogany two drawer cabinet, on cabriole legs with claw and ball feet, width 33in.
12 teaspoons, 6 egg spoons, 12 dessert foeks, 12 tableforks, 12 ivory handled dessert knives, 12 ivory handled table knives, 5 piece carving set, 6 pairs of ivory handled fish eaters, 6 table spoons, 12 soup spoons, 12 dessert spoons, pair oif sauce ladles, pair of ivory handled fish servers and a soup ladle.
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