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Extensive Georg Jensen "Acorn" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

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

Description:

Extensive Georg Jensen "Acorn" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Denmark, mid-20th century, twenty-eight each: iced-teaspoons, grapefruit spoons, and place/dessert spoons; twenty-four each: salad forks, dinner forks, hollow spreaders, and hollow dinner knives; twenty five o'clock teaspoons, twelve oyster forks, eight teaspoons, eight soupspoons, and fifty-two serving pieces, comprising: three large pierced serving spoons, two pairs of salad server, two larger pierced serving spoons, cold meat fork, fish serving fork, fish server, two cream ladles, gravy ladle, four small candlesticks (pattern no. 741), pair of shakers (pattern no. 741), two large two-prong meat forks, two olive forks, two sugar shovels, a pie server, hollow cake server, hollow tomato server, hollow sardine server, pickle fork, bonbon spoon, sugar spoon, preserve spoon, long-handled muddler, two pastry servers, hollow pie server, two-piece hollow roast carving set, hollow bread knife, hollow carving fork, hollow cake knife, pair of sugar tongs, pair of ice tongs, hollow cheese slice, serving fork, hollow cheese knife, pair of small scissors, hollow fish knife, and a marrow server, approx. 307.8 troy oz. weighable silver.
Estimate $10,000-15,000


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.

Keywords

Denmark, Ancient Egyptian technology, Ancient Roman technology, Cooking, Cooking weights and measures, Dessert spoon, Fork, Home, Kitchenware, Spoons, Sterling silver, Tableware, Units of volume

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