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Kirk "Repousse" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Kirk "Repousse" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Maryland, 20th century, ten hollow knives, nine teaspoons, nine forks, eight spreaders, eight salad forks, seven soupspoons, seven iced-teaspoons, a pickle fork, serving spoon, hollow cake breaker, hollow serving fork, hollow salad serving fork, and hollow carving fork, approx. 56.2 troy oz. weighable silver.
Estimate $800-1,200

Ten hollow knives each with minor pitting and wear, replaced blades (8 of one type with knopped joint-three of which are loose from handle, and four with a flat joint). Usage wear abrasions throughout.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Kirk "Repousse" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware, Ancient Egyptian technology, Ancient Roman technology, Cooking, Cooking weights and measures, Fork, Measurement, Silver, Silversmithing, Spoon, Sterling silver, Teaspoon

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