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A French silver dinner service in wood case, André Aucoc, Paris, late 19th century
shaped rims applied with acanthus at intervals, except for the mustard pots and salts, each either applied or engraved with crest and motto SEMPER PROGREDIENS, comprising:
6 meat platters, in graduated sizes 
6 circular dishes, in graduated sizes
2 vegetable dishes
2 sauce boats on stands, each with two liners
2 mustard pots, with frosted glass liners
12 wine coasters
12 salts, with glass liners
42 pieces, in original fitted wood case, the cover mounted with brass plaque engraved with the crest and arms, with key
marked on rims and stamped A. AUCOC
length of longest platter 21 1/2 in.; diameter of largest round dish 13 5/8 in.
52 cm; 34.6 cm
895 oz 10 dwt excluding glass liners
27853 g
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