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american sterling silver canteen of cutlery for six persons vintage circa 1950


American Sterling Silver Canteen Of Cutlery For Six Persons - Vintage Circa 1950

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Sold by: AC Silver

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An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage American sterling silver Old Brocade pattern flatware service for six persons; an addition to our canteen of cutlery collection.
The pieces of this exceptional vintage American sterling silver flatware set for six persons have been crafted in the Old Brocade pattern*.
The anterior surface of each handle is embellished with engraved overlapping floral motifs accented with an elongated plain stepped design to either side.
The posterior surface of each handle is plain and unembellished, apart from the original knives which feature further engraved decoration
This 6 place sterling silver flatware set consists of 57 pieces:
Basic Service:
6 Table knives
6 Table forks
6 Table spoons
6 Dessert knives
6 Dessert forks
6 Dessert spoons
6 Ice-cream/sundae spoons
Additional Pieces:
Pair of serving spoons
Pair of sugar tongs
Large sauce ladle
Sauce ladle
Sifter spoon
Fish/pudding slice
Dessert/pudding serving fork
Cake server
Fruit serving spoon
Ice-cream serving spoon
Pickle fork
Oyster fork
Carving knife
Carving fork
The pieces of this impressive flatware service, including the original knives, were crafted by the American silversmiths Towle Silversmiths.
The steel blade to each knife bears the mark 'Stainless'.
These impressive examples of vintage silverware are supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduces tarnishing.
* This Towle Silversmiths flatware pattern was designed by Harold E Nock, patented in 1932 and produced between 1932 - 1996.
This vintage 6 place sterling silver flatware set is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
Each piece has been professionally polished and is in presentation condition.
The bright cut engraved decoration is very crisp.
The American hallmarks struck to the reverse surface of each handle are all very clear.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine and impressive Towle silverware.
Table knife 22.2cm/8.7"
Table fork 18.7cm/7.4"
Table spoon 18cm/7.1"
Dessert knife 14.9cm/5.9"
Dessert fork 16.3cm/6.4"
Dessert spoon 15cm/5.9"
Ice-cream/sundae spoon 20.4cm/8"
Serving spoon 21.7cm/8.5"
Sugar tongs 9.6cm/3.8"
Large sauce ladle 17.2cm/6.8"
Sauce ladle 14.1cm/5.6"
Sifter spoon 19cm/7.5"
Fish/pudding slice 25.7cm/10.1"
Dessert/pudding serving fork 20cm/7.9"
Cake server 15.6cm/6.1"
Fruit serving spoon 23.6cm/9.3"
Ice-cream serving spoon 14.9cm/5.9"
Pickle fork 15cm/5.9"
Oyster fork 14.1cm/5.6"
Carving knife 25cm/9.8"
Carving fork 22cm/8.7"
59.9 troy ounces/1864g (excluding stainless steel bladed components)
Maker: Towle Silversmiths
Date: Circa 1950
Origin: Massachusetts, USA
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Internal Ref: C1016


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1950.


Height = 22 cm (8.7")
Width = 0 cm (0.0")
Depth = 0 cm (0.0")

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35B St Georges Terrace
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
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