5 Pc. Place Setting CONTESSINA (1965) / NM

This auction is for a fine and desirable 5 piece place setting by TOWLE Silversmiths in their beautiful and collectible CONTESSINA pattern of 1965. Set is crafted from medium/heavy gauge Sterling silver and comprises the following five pieces: Hollow Handle Place Knife (9 1/8" long), Place Fork (7 3/8" long), Individual Hollow Handle Butter Spreader (6 1/2" long), Teaspoon (6 1/8" long) and Salad Fork (6 5/8" long). Set is in great, used, condition. Sports no monograms or removals, areas of unsightly damage or repairs, just light surface scratches and tarnish commensurate with age and gentle use. A wonderful lot that will be a welcome addition to your collection of Sterling silver flatware in this popular pattern is offered for a low opening bid and no reserve. Please note similar lots retail for $150.00+ in other venues. Thank you. I HAVE TRIED TO DESCRIBE CONDITION OF AN ITEM AS DETAILED AND AS ACCURATELY AS POSSIBLE. SOMETIMES HUMAN ERRORS OCCUR AND I ENCOURAGE YOU TO CONTACT ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE REGARDING THIS OR ANY OF MY OTHER ITEMS UP FOR SALE. I WILL APPRECIATE PAYMENT BE SENT NO LATER THAN 10 BUSINESS DAYS AFTER THE END OF AN AUCTION; OTHERWISE IT WILL BE MY PREROGATIVE TO RE-LIST ITEM OR DISPOSE OF IT TO THE BEST OF MY INTEREST. CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO PAY CORRESPONDING TAX ON THEIR PURCHASES.

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