A Victorian silver Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern table service of flatware, partially contained in a fitted canteen box predominately by Elizabeth Eaton, London 1848 - 1854, together with a 19th century boxwood strung and mahogany knife box, containing twelve modern table knives and twelve dessert knives, by C J Vander Ltd, London 1955 - 60, with steel blades
Lot 130*
A Victorian silver Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern table service of flatware, partially contained in a fitted canteen box predominately by Elizabeth Eaton, London 1848 - 1854, together with a 19th century boxwood strung and mahogany knife box, containing twelve modern table knives and twelve dessert knives, by C J Vander Ltd, London 1955 - 60, with steel blades
Sold for £3,375 (US$ 5,274) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Victorian silver Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern table service of flatware, partially contained in a fitted canteen box predominately by Elizabeth Eaton, London 1848 - 1854, together with a 19th century boxwood strung and mahogany knife box, containing twelve modern table knives and twelve dessert knives, by C J Vander Ltd, London 1955 - 60, with steel blades
A Victorian silver Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern table service of flatware, partially contained in a fitted canteen box
predominately by Elizabeth Eaton, London 1848-54
All engraved with the same crest, with diamond shell heels, comprising: twelve table forks, eight by Elizabeth Eaton, London, five 1854, three 1849, four by George Adams, London 1840; eight table spoons, six by Elizabeth Eaton, London 1849; twelve dessert forks, by Elizabeth Eaton, London 1849 / 1854; twelve dessert spoons, by Elizabeth Eaton, London 1848 - 1854; three teaspoons and three coffee spoons, by Elizabeth Eaton, with union shell heels, a sauce ladle, a caddy spoon, a butter knife, two salt spoons and an egg spoon, all by Elizabeth Eaton, three other spoons, together with a pair of William IV silver knife rests, by John Emes, London 1833 the ends formed as three cast Shell motifs, length 6.7cm, together with a 19th century boxwood strung and mahogany knife box, containing twelve modern table knives and twelve dessert knives, by C J Vander Ltd, London 1955 - 60, with steel blades, weight excluding knives 136oz.
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