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James A. Scholes Sterling, Silver Plate, and Celluloid Fish Set, 1918

Item Details

A fish flatware set including a a two-piece serving set with individual forks and knives. Each piece features silver-plated blades or tines with sterling bolsters marked by James A. Scholes and celluloid handles. The bolsters are also stamped with the Birmingham city mark, sterling lion passant, and a date mark for 1918. These pieces are all presented in a wooden flatware chest with an oval brass plaque on the lid for engraving, if desired.

Items Included 1 Fish Serving Knife, 1 Fish Serving Fork, 6 Individual Fish Forks, 5 Individual Fish Knives
Brand James A. Scholes
Materials Sterling Silver, Silver Plate, Celluloid
Marks Maker’s Mark, Fineness Mark, City Mark, 1918 Date Mark
Period Early 20th Century, 1918
Origin England
Number of Items 13


- light surface scuffs/scratches to silver plate blades/tines and sterling bolsters; some like scuffs and discoloration to handles; some tines and blades loose from handles at bolsters; missing key.


14.0" W x 2.0" H x 10.0" D

- measures chest.

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