(74) piece Stieff Repousse sterling silver flatware service Rose: (8) 6-inch Salad Forks, (8) 7-inch dinner forks, (8) 5 3/4-inch oyster forks, (3) 5 7/8-inch fish forks, (6) 5 5/8-inch hors d'oeuvres Forks, (8) 6-inch soup spoons, (6)5 1/8-inch bouillon spoons, (7) 5 1/2-inch dessert spoons, (8) 9-inch hollow handled dinner knives, (1) 7-inch hollow handled butter knife, (1) 7-inch fish knife, (2) 7-inch graduated serving spoons, (2) 8-inch large serving spoons, (1) 6-inch small serving spoon, (1) 6 1/4-inch small ladle, (1) 5 1/2-inch aspic spoon, (2) 8-inch and 7 1/2-inch large serving forks, (1) 10-inch cake lifter. An assembled collection, dates of manufacture vary and occasional initials on reverse. Total weight: 2450 g excluding hollow handled pieces (78.77 troy oz). All measurements are approximate. The Sterling Silver Manufacturing Company was created by Charles C. Stieff and a partner in 1892. This was later changed to the Baltimore Sterling Silver Company. When Stieff took over the company in 1904, he changed itâ€™s name to The Stieff Company.
Condition: Some tarnish and surface wear.
Provenance: From a Washington, DC collection.