A Chinese Export 900 standard silver flatware service for eighteen
retailed by Siu Kee, Hong Kong, late 19th / early 20th century
In the George III taste, comprising: 18 dinner forks; 18 dinner knives; 17 luncheon forks; 17 luncheon knives; 18 breakfast forks; 15 breakfast knives; 18 fish forks; 18 fish knives; 18 butter spreaders; 16 oval soup / dessert spoons; 18 round bowl soup spoons; 16 teaspoons; 18 coffee spoons; a 2 piece fish serving set; 1 soup ladle; 2 sauce ladles; 2 table spoons and 1 mallet; monogrammed "ML?", en suite with the following three lots, weighable silver approximately 196oz troy (233).
length of soup ladle 11 1/2in (29.25cm)
- Please note that the weight of all the flat silver, omitting all two part pieces (even those with marked silver blades/tines) is 140 oz troy. Please refer to the condition report for details.