HECTOR AGUILAR (1905 - 1986)
Eight-piece assembled Aztec flatware set for twelve with additional pieces and ten serving pieces (118 pcs total), Mexico, 1940s-1962; Sterling silver, rosewood; All marked; 194.5 OT (weighable)
Sale Price: $20,000
Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
Comes in original fitted chest with two drawers (moderate wear and scratches throughout). Steak knives and eight serving pieces with rosewood handles. Light to moderate wear and scratches throughout, small chip to rosewood handle of roast carving knife. Minor tape residue and very minor chip to carving fork. Consists of steak knives (12), dinner knives (12), dinner forks (12), salad forks (12), teaspoons (24), butter spreaders (12), oyster forks (12), large soup spoons (12), roast carving knife (1), roast carving fork (1), roast slicer (1), pastry server (1), small square sugar spoon (1), large serving fork (1), large serving spoon (1), cheese knife (1), small sauce ladle (1), gravy ladle (1).