An Austrian silver flatware service for twelve, circa 1890, 171 pcs with canteen
Lot 1112
An extensive Austro-Hungarian 800 standard silver part flatware service for twelve maker's mark AP, Prague, with Vienna import marks, circa 1890
Sold for US$ 10,000 inc. premium
Lot Details
An extensive Austro-Hungarian 800 standard silver part flatware service for twelve
maker's mark AP, Prague, with Vienna import marks, circa 1890
Fiddle pattern, comprising: 11 dinner forks; 12 dinner knives; 11 luncheon forks; 12 luncheon knives; 12 dessert/soup spoons; 12 ice cream spades; 12 dessert knives; 12 teaspoons; 12 coffee spoons; 11 egg spoons; 12 table spoons; 12 knife rests; 6 salt cellars; 6 salt spoons; 1 pepper caster; a 2 piece salad serving set; 2 serving spoons; 2 vegetable spoons; 1 pastry server; 1 fish slice; 1 large soup ladle; 1 small soup ladle; 1 ice cream server; 1 cheese knife; 1 butter spreader; 1 sugar sifter; 1 pair sugar tongs; 2 toothpick stands; 3 bottle rings with chained stoppers and 1 tea strainer, with cypher "COP", total weighable silver approximately 195oz troy (175).
with silverplate-mounted walnut canteen, height 13 1/2in (34.25cm); width 22 1/2in (57cm); depth 13 1/2in (34.25cm)

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  • Provenance: sold Sotheby's, New York, 23 October 2003, lot 128.
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