Svc 12 Gorham Buttercup Sterling Silver Flatware Set

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  • Item Category: Metals
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 25,2007
  • Channel: Online Auction

64 PIECE STERLING FLATWARE SET BY GORHAM IN THE GORGEOUS BUTTERCUP PATTERN-SERVICE FOR 12 PLUS 7 FABULOUS SERVERS c1899

$3359 REPLACEMENT VALUE

I am pleased to offer a fabulous 64-piece set of Gorham's 1899 Buttercup pattern sterling silver flatware. This pattern is lovely with florals at the tip and dripping down the stems. The florals are found on the backs of the pieces as well. T are no monograms on any piece and it is in excellent estate condition with no dents, dings or problems other than normal scratching from many years of polishing and storage. This is an old set with Gorham's Lion/Anchor/G mark. These pieces have a very substantial in the hand. I have a service for 9-12 and 7 beautiful serving pieces.

I do not have a case for this flatware set, though cases are almost always available on eBay if you are in need of one. This set weighs 6-1/2 pounds before packaging.

Included in this auction are all the following pieces with their respective replacement market values:

TABLE-PLACE SETTING SERVICE

12 Dinner Forks measuring 7-1/2" in length with a value of $53.99 each 12 New French Dinner Knives measuring 9-5/8" in length. These have stainless steel blades and a value of $58.99 each 11 Salad Forks measuring 6-3/8" in length with a value of $51.99 each 10 Teaspoons measuring 5-7/8" in length with a value of $27.99 each 12 Oval Soup Spoons measuring 6-1/2" in length with a value of $65.95 each

SERVING PIECES

2 Large Table Serving Spoons measuring 8-3/8" in length with a value of $65.99 each 1 Med Meat Serving Fork measuring 8-1/8" in length with a value of $85.95 1 Master Butter Knife-solid sterling, 6-7/8" in length with a value of $43.99 1 Lemon Fork measuring 4-3/8 in length with a value of $37.99 1 Jelly Spoon measuring 6-1/4" in length with a value of $59.99 1 Gravy Ladle, solid, 6-1/8" in length with a value of $65.99

Taken together, this spectacular 64-piece sterling flatware set has a replacement market value of $3359.93 at today's prices. It is a gorgeous set of the highest quality in a gorgeous pattern you will be proud to use and enjoy for many years.

The pieces are all marked with Gorham's older Lion/Anchor/G hallmark and the word Sterling. Just in time for the holidays, too. No reserve.

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