Live Auction

June 2024: Day One

Thu, Jun 13, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 37

Durgin Division of Gorham (American) 'Dartmouth' Sterling Silver Flatware, Service for 12, Ca. 1917, 143 pcs

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000

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12 dinner knives 9 1/2", 12 place or dessert knives 8 1/2", 12 dinner forks 8" 23.75Toz., 12 place or dessert forks 7 1/2"17.97Toz., 12 salad forks 12.66Toz., 6 tablespoons 8 1/2 11.99Toz., 12 dessert spoons 18.22Toz., 24 tea spoons 22.34Toz., 12 cream soup spoons 11.22Toz., 12 demi tasse spoons 5.14Toz., 12 flat butter spreaders 9Toz., 2 roast size carving Knife and fork, 2 pc. fowl size carving knife and fork, knife sharpener. Monogram ""MHW". Mahogany lined special tarnish proof case by Black Starr and Frost. Provenance: Property of a Prominent Grosse Pointe, MI Collector


Dinner and luncheon set has been meticulously cared for and kept in a special mahogany fitted case. Blades are like new. No defects. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.

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Property of a Prominent Grosse Pointe, MI Collector