2005/​698 Harald Nielsen: “Pyramid”. Sterling silver cutlery. Made after 1945–1951 and after 1945. Weight excluding pieces with steel 748 g. (28)

Description

“Pyramid”. Sterling silver cutlery. Made after 1945–1951 and after 1945. Weight excluding pieces with steel 748 g. (28)

Comprising: 3 lobster forks, 3 dinner knives with long handle, 4 dinner forks, 1 dinner spoon, 1 child's spoon, 7 coffee spoons, 1 mocha spoon, 2 tea spoons, 1 pastry fork, 2 cold cuts fork L. 14.2 cm., 1 salad fork with steel, 1 gravy ladle, 1 salt spoon.

Condition

Overall extensive wear. Most pieces with surface polishing marks - presumably caused by cleaning with steel wool. Dinner forks with extensive wear to prongs. The following pieces are oblique: child's spoon, gravy ladle (this also has dents to bowl), 1 dinner fork and 1 mocha spoon. 1 tea spoon with dent to bowl.

Auction

Modern art and design, 28 January 2020

Category

Artist

Harald Nielsen (b. Baarse 1892, d. 1977)

Estimate

4,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

5,000 kr.

16 bids

When Bidder Bid
5,000 kr.
(Auto bid) 4,800 kr.
4,800 kr.
4,200 kr.
4,000 kr.
(Auto bid) 3,800 kr.
3,800 kr.
(Auto bid) 3,600 kr.
3,400 kr.
3,200 kr.
(Auto bid) 3,000 kr.
2,900 kr.
(Auto bid) 2,300 kr.
2,200 kr.
2,100 kr.
2,000 kr.