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The English Interior - March 9, 2023

Thu, Mar 9, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 256

Assembled English Silver Table Service

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for

Bid Increments

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$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

Comprising an assembled set marked for James Robinson, London, 1983-1991:

Ten dinner forks

Twenty lunch forks

Ten fish forks with filled handles

Twelve fish knives with filled handles

Ten tablespoons

Eight teaspoons

Ten demitasse spoons

Comprising a group of knives marked for Charles William Fletcher, London, 1982-1995:

Ten dinner knives with steel blades and filled handles

Ten steak knives with steel blades and filled handles

Ten lunch knives with steel blades and filled handles

The serving pieces comprising:

A group marked for James Robinson, London 1979-1986:

A master butter knife

A pair of sugar nips

A ladel

Two serving forks

A serving spoon

Two mustard spoons

Together with:

A Tiffany & Co. pie slice with steel blades and filled handles, marked 'Sterling'

A pair of George IV sauce ladles, marked London, 1826

A pair of William IV master salt spoons, marked London

A pair of James Robinson servers in the 'Onslow' Pattern, marked London, 1978-79

A cake knife with steel blade and filled handle, indistinctly marked

The dinner knives 9 1/2 in. long, 140 oz. approx. weighable, (127 pcs).


Wear overall consistent with age and use. Some surface abrasions, minor bruises and nicks overall. One cake knife with greater bruising. Otherwise in good condition.

Minor Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.

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