Antique Russian Silver Gilt Lunch Dessert fruit set St Petersburg 1857-61

by Louis Wine

Antique Russian Silver Gilt Lunch Dessert fruit set St Petersburg 1857-61. The set comprising 6 Knives (7.25 inches), 6 forks (6.5 inches), 6 dessert spoons (6.125 inches) and 5 teaspoons (5.75 inches). Each with initial AB or M. 5 larger spoons 1857, 1 spoon 1890; 6 forks 1859, 5 tea spoons 1860, knives 1858-61. Twenty two of the pieces Assay masters A.Mitin or E Brandenburg respectively. All good condition. Total Item Weight: 975 grams.

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Description

Antique Russian Silver Gilt Lunch Dessert fruit set St Petersburg 1857-61. The set comprising 6 Knives (7.25 inches), 6 forks (6.5 inches), 6 dessert spoons (6.125 inches) and 5 teaspoons (5.75 inches). Each with initial AB or M. 5 larger spoons 1857, 1 spoon 1890; 6 forks 1859, 5 tea spoons 1860, knives 1858-61. Twenty two of the pieces Assay masters A.Mitin or E Brandenburg respectively. All good condition. Total Item Weight: 975 grams.

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.