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Tiffany Applied Lap Over Edge Sterling Silver Salad Set C 1885

Tiffany Applied Lap Over Edge Sterling Silver Salad Set C 1885


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Sterling: Pre 1900: Item # 1206149

Please refer to our stock # BJ339 when inquiring.
 $3,850.00
Listed Price $5,500.00
 


Sterling silver long-handled salad serving spoon and fork in Lap Over Edge pattern. Made by Tiffany, ca. 1885. Allover hand-hammering, a tapering handle, and applied ornament (fish and foliage on fork, foliage on spoon). The fork shank has a curvilinear bowl and 3 tines. The spoon has a crimped and scalloped bowl. Shank and bowl interior lightly gilt.

An early pair in this pattern, which was first produced in 1880. Hallmarks include no. 911 (spoon) and 917 (fork). Excellent condition with good patina.

Length: Fork: 10 3/4 in. Spoon: 10 1/2 in. Total weight: 8 troy ounces. #BJ339