A Towle sterling silver flatware service, Georgian pattern, comprising twelve dinner knives, twelve dinner forks, thirteen luncheon forks, thirteen salad forks, eight cocktail forks, twenty four teaspoons, twelve tablespoons, eleven demitasse spoons, twelve bouillon spoons, twelve cream soup spoons, twelve butter spreaders, a cold meat fork and knife, four various serving spoons, some engraved with script initials ILN, 136 pieces
Lot 1027
An American sterling silver flatware service for twelve
by Towle Silversmiths, Newburyport, MA, circa 1900
Sold for US$ 6,250 inc. premium
Lot Details
An American sterling silver flatware service for twelve
by Towle Silversmiths, Newburyport, MA, circa 1900
Georgian pattern, comprising: 12 dinner knives, 12 dinner forks, 13 luncheon forks, 13 salad forks, 8 cocktail forks, 24 teaspoons, 12 tablespoons, 11 demitasse spoons, 12 bouillon spoons, 12 cream soup spoons, 12 butter spreaders, 1 cold meat fork and 1 knife, 4 various serving spoons, some engraved with script initials "ILN," weight approximately 164oz troy weighable silver. (136)
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