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Traditional English Onslow Sterling Silver Dinner Set for 12

Traditional English Onslow Sterling Silver Dinner Set for 12


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Metals: Silver: Sterling: Pre 1970: Item # 1370770

Please refer to our stock # BN375 when inquiring.
 $5,950.00
Listed Price $8,500.00
 
English sterling silver dinner service for 12 in traditional Onslow pattern. This set comprises 122 pieces (all dimensions in inches): Forks: 12 dinner forks (8 1/8) , 12 salad forks (6 7/8), and 12 cocktail forks (5 3/8); Spoons: 24 teaspoons (5 5/8), 12 cream soup spoons (6 1/2), and 12 citrus spoons (6); and knives: 12 dinner knives (9 5/8) and 12 butter spreaders (6 1/8); serving pieces: pair of salad spoon and fork (11 1/8), 1 pasta server (9 5/8), 1 spoon (10 7/8), 2 spoons (8 1/4), 1 fork (10 1/4), 2 cold meat forks (8 3/8), 1 ladle (7), 2 cake servers (9 1/2), 1 pie server (11), and 1 master salt (3 7/8).

The dinner knives, butter spreaders, and cake servers have pistol handles. The dinner knives and cake servers have stainless steel blades. The pie server is a recast.

A fine set in very good condition. Hallmarked Worcester Silver Co., a US-based flatware distributor, with 1950s and 60s London date letters. The exceptions are: pasta server, spoon (10 7/8), fork (10 1/4), and pie server which are all hallmarked “Sterling”; master salt spoon, which is hallmarked Currier & Roby in New York; and cake servers, which are hallmarked CJ Vander in London. All stainless steel blades stamped Worcester/Stainless/England.

Total weight: 168 troy ounces + 12 dinner knives and 2 cake servers. #BN375