German, end of 19th cent. Silver, marked "800", MM., partly gilded. Design 1899. Model no. 2451 with decor of flowers and rocailles. 188 parts: 24 dinner knives (L. 27 cm), 24 dinner forks, 24 dinner spoons, 12 knives (L. 21 cm), 12 forks, 12 spoons, 12 fish knives (L. 21,5 cm), 12 fish forks, 12 dessert spoons, 12 tea spoons, 12 mocha spoons, soup ladle, fish serving cutlery, asparagus tongs, roast serving cutlery, pastry server, salad servers (bone coloured add., dam.), serving fork and - spoon, small sauce ladle, 2 small spice bowls with glass insert (add.), 2 small salt bowls with glass insert, hors d"oeuvre serving cutlery. Blades partly add. In a wooden cutlery box with drawers and red velvet panelling. (Comp. Silber für die Welt, Heilbronner Museumskatalog, p. 205). Weight in total without weightened knives c. 6920 g.