The pieces of this exceptional vintage American silver cutlery set, in sterling standard, for eight persons have been crafted in the Prince Eugene pattern*.
The surface of each handle is embellished with scrolling leaf and floral ornamentation, incorporating an elongated vacant cartouche to the terminal.
This 68 piece cutlery set in antique silver includes:
- Basic Service:
- 8 Table knives
- 8 Table forks
- 8 Soup spoons
- 8 Fish knives
- 8 Fish forks
- 8 Hors d'oeuvre knives
- 8 Hors d'oeuvre forks
- 8 Teaspoons
- Additional Pieces:
- Pair of serving spoons
- Carving knife
- Carving fork
The pieces of this impressive flatware service, including the original knives, were crafted by the American silversmiths Alvin Corporation; the pattern was utilised between 1950-1991.
The blade to each knife bears the maker's mark Alvin, Sterling Handle, Stainless Blade'.
These impressive examples of vintage silver are supplied in felt cutlery rolls; which not only protect the items in storage but significantly reduces tarnishing.
NOTE: * This pattern was named in honour of Prince Eugene of Savoy.
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