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Massive French 950 Silver Flatware Set

A massive French 950 silver and silver-gilt flatware set for 48 by Henin Freres, Paris c. 1870. Contained in 3 fitted cases (two brass-bound oak, and a third leather bound*). Kings shape with thread border, some with engraved monogram and some with applied monogram, comprising:

48 dinner forks
48 dinner knives
24 tablespoons
46 silver gilt dessert forks
29 silver gilt dessert spoons
36 silver gilt dessert knives
33 silver gilt coffee spoons
22 large silver gilt teaspoons
24 silver gilt ice cream spoons
24 fish knife/ forks
35 dessert knives
24 fish knives
24 fish forks
7 salt spoons
6 sauce ladles
2 stuffing spoons
1 soup ladle
4 silver gilt berry spoons
Grape shears
2 salad servers
2 fish servers
asparagus tongs
ice cream slice
2 ice cream servers
3 small gilt servers
3 scallop shell berry spoons
sugar tongs

453 pieces total

The set once belonged to the famous violinist Bronislaw Huberman and descended through the family.

*Some damage to the exterior of the leather bound case.

USD $23,044.00

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