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The rounded raised handle of each piece is embellished with impressive floral blossom decoration.
The original sterling silver knives are fitted with stainless steel blades.
This flatware service consists of 137 pieces:
12 Table knives
12 Table forks
12 Dessert knives
12 Dessert forks
12 Dessert spoons
12 Soup spoons
12 Coffee spoons
12 Butter knives
12 Hors d'oeuvres forks
12 Cake forks
The hallmarks struck to the fundamental components of this vintage service, including the knife handles, include:
Maker’s/Eagle mark: 18 (Antonio Piñeda - Taxco, Mexico)
Silver quality/purity mark: Sterling, 925
This impressive vintage flatware service is supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduce tarnishing.
* "Straight" means all the pieces are made by the same maker in the same year.
** The eagle mark was used for Mexican silver between 1955 to the early 1970s; this mark determines the date of the service as circa 1960.
Table knife 24.5cm/9.6"
Table fork 18.5cm/7.3"
Dessert knife 21.7cm/8.5"
Dessert fork 17.5cm/6.9"
Dessert spoon 18cm/7.1"
Soup spoon 17.5cm/6.9"
Coffee spoon 10.6cm/4.2"
Butter knife 15cm/5.9"
Hors d'oeuvres fork 14cm/5.5"
Cake fork 15.5cm/6.1"
Serving fork 22.2cm/8.7"
Serving spoon 22cm/8.7"
Soup ladle 25.1cm/9.9"
Sauce ladle 17.5cm/6.9"
Caddy/Sugar spoon 15.5cm/6.1"
150 troy ounce/4666g (excluding the table and dessert knives)
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Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine and impressive canteen.
Origin: Taxco, Mexico
Date: Circa 1960
35B St Georges Terrace
Tyne & Wear