Mappin & Webb Flatware In Original Canteen
MAPPIN & WEBB FLATWARE IN ORIGINAL CANTEEN
England, 20th Century.
138-piece silverplate flatware set; each piece having low relief foliate scroll decoration on the handle and, for spoons, on the back of the bowl; maker's stamps on the underside of handle and/or blade or tongs. The 11-piece place setting includes: 12 each of table forks, fish forks, dessert forks, table knives, cheese knives, fish knives, table spoons, soup spoons, dessert spoons, and teaspoons, plus 6 egg spoons; all knives and fish forks with hollow handles. The 12 serving items include: a steel, carving knife, carving fork, fish carver, fish fork, crumb scoop, soup ladle, butter knife, 2 sauce ladles, and 2 fruit spoons; the first six having hollow-handles. All in a large two-door mahogany canteen having brass handles and four fitted and labeled drawers
Canteen: 15 x 25 ½ x 18 ¼ inches.