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Lot 1700
One Hundred and Sixty-Seven Piece Set of Wallace "Violet" Sterling Silver Flatware, the pattern designed in 1904 by Henrik Hillborn (1863-1928), Wallingford, Connecticut, twelve dinner forks, l. 7-5/8", twelve luncheon forks, l. 7-1/8", twelve salad forks, l. 6", twelve seafood/cocktail forks, l. 5-3/4", twenty-four teaspoons, l. 6", twelve soup spoons, l. 7", twelve cream soup spoons, l. 5-3/4", twelve iced tea spoons, l. 7", twelve demitasse spoons, l. 3-7/8", twelve dinner knives with stainless steel "Modern"-shaped blades, l. 9-1/4", twelve luncheon knives with stainless steel "Modern"-shaped blades, l. 8-1/2", one master butter knife, l. 7", twelve butter spreaders with stainless steel blades, l. 6-1/8", a two-piece salad serving set, l. 8-3/4", two tablespoons, l. 8", a carving knife with stainless steel blade, l. 10-1/2", a sugar spoon, l. 6", a sauce ladle, l. 7-1/2" a cream ladle, l. 5-3/8" a serving fork, l. 8-1/2" and a cheese/pate server with stainless steel blade, l. 6-1/2", no monograms, 138.06 total t. oz. (excluding items with stainles steel fittings), presented in a fitted mahogany case with brass handles, lined in brown Pacific cloth, h. 6-1/4", w. 18", d. 18"

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1700: 177 Pieces of Wallace "Violet" Sterling Flatware

Estimate $8,000 - $12,000Oct 02, 2011
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New Orleans, LA, USA
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