An International "Prelude" sterling silver flatware service

Second-quarter 20th Century
Each marked: International / Sterling / Prelude
Designed 1939 by Alfred G. Kintz, comprising 12 hollow-handled New French table knives (9.5"), 11 hollow-handled New French place knives (9.25"), 6 butter spreaders (5.75"), 12 table forks (8"), 12 place forks (7.25"), 12 salad forks (6.5"), 12 cream soup spoons (6.5"), 11 teaspoons (6"), and 10 demitasse spoons (4"), 98 pieces
Weighable sterling: 90.565 oz. troy approximately

  • Condition: Each overall good condition with tarnishing and light scratches commensurate with age. Hollow-handled knives with scattered minor indentations to handles. One butter spreader with light maceration. One table fork with one bent tine. One salad fork with bent handle. One cream soup spoon with light maceration. Weight does not include hollow-handled items. Includes storage chest.

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April 28, 2021 12:00 PM PDT
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