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This LOT is SOLD and awaits N's purchase.

This listing incorporates five (5) existing etsy listings for the sale of a combined total of sixty-eight (68) pieces of 1969 Buccelati Torchon Sterling Silver flatware. Eleven (11) 6-piece place settings and two Buccellati TORCHON serving pieces ( attached as photos in this listing.)

Two serving pieces: Marked MBUCCELLATI Italy STERLING
a) Pierced vegetable spoon: 8 3/4'' ~ approximate weight 120 grams
b) Serving spoon(fan or shell shaped bowl) 8'' ~ approximate weight 106 grams

BUYER agrees she has read in detail the five listings, examined the all photographs, and received answer to any and all inquiries.

The TORCHON has been repriced at an amount mutually agreed upon by both parties.
Therefore, the prices attached to the five existing listings are no longer relevant.

Sale price is $10,000.00 plus California sales tax, if applicable. [Los Angeles County Rate is 8.75%]

Upon receipt of cleared payment, Seller agrees to pay the shipping expense and to ship by the next business day(Sundays are not business days.).

Thank you!
BlazeTwo

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For the record: excerpts of the original five listings is included.
As of 05/04/2012, the existing etsy listings which are, herein, combined:
88365919
88310844
88373063
88379404
883775595

LISTING #1 
Containing twenty-four (24) pieces = FOUR 6-piece dinner place settings. 
Combined weight of the 24 pieces: approximately 50.811 ounces of Sterling. 

Adjustments: 
(1)An allowance for the backside of one blade(shown as well as I was able. Photographing Torchon is not unlike photographing mirrors. The sterling ''sees'' everything including the alcove's overhead black metal plant hangers.). Noted: the presence of several tiny silver/whitish colored marks on the backside of one blade in addition to the normal marks of use. 

GENERAL INFORMATION which applies to each piece of the Eleven 6-piece dinner place settings: 

CONDITION: The pieces display marks from use, front and back, and polish marks from cleaning with Wright's Silver Cream; and, then immersed, as a group, in a sink of hot soapy water. 


Each of the sixty-six (66) pieces is marked MBUCCELLATI ITALY STERLING
Two photos display the MBUCCELLATI STERLING ITALY marks of one of these settings. The knife is stamped MBUCCELLATI on the turn of the hilt, which is not photographed due to that mark's location. 

Each 6-piece place setting includes:

One Salad fork 6 7/8
One Dinner fork 8 3/8
One Dinner Knife 9 ½
One Teaspoon 5 3/4
One Soup/dessert spoon 7
One Butter Spreader 6 ¼

Since TORCHON was handcrafted there are minor variances in the gram weights of identical pieces (e.g., teaspoon ''a'' versus teaspoon ''b''.) Thus, The following weights are informational and intended to serve as a reference only. 

One randomly selected place setting which is not part of this foursome: 

Salad fork ~ 64.4 grams
Dinner fork ~ 99.6 grams
Dinner knife 100.0 grams
Teaspoon ~ 42.2 grams
Soup spoon ~ 60.7 grams
Butter knife ~ 35.9 (Flat handle)

Sixty-six pieces were individually weighed and a record retained. 

LISTING #2 
Containing twelve (12) pieces or, two (2) 6-piece dinner place settings. 
Combined weight of these 12 pieces: approximately 26.061 ounces of Sterling. 

GENERAL INFORMATION which applies to each piece of the Eleven 6-piece dinner place settings: 

CONDITION: The pieces display marks from use and polish marks from cleaning with Wright's Silver Cream which were subsequently immersed in a sink of hot soapy water.

Adjustments: an allowance: one silvery/whitish line 3mm in length. (Torchon is not unlike photographing mirrors and the sterling ''sees'' everything around it. Additionally, an allowance for your own professional polishing each piece if you wish to hire the work done. 

LISTING #3: stamped and marked Buccellati sterling silver
Containing twelve (12) pieces or , two (2) 6-piece dinner place settings. 
Combined weight of these 12 pieces: approximately 25.302 Ounces of Sterling. 

A total of eleven settings is listed. You will find the balance of the Torchon when you search the STERLING SILVER segment of my shop.

GENERAL INFORMATION which applies to each piece of the Eleven 6-piece dinner place settings: 

CONDITION: The pieces display marks from use and polish marks from cleaning with Wright's Silver Cream or from being immersed in a sink of hot soapy water.

Two knife blades should be replaced. February 8, 1971 w as our second wedding anniversary. After an intimate dinner, I quickly washed the service but made the fatal error of leaving the knives standing in a glass of water --with the intent of washing and polishing everything the next morning. 


Adjustments: allowances to re-blade two dinner knives + professional polishing for each piece, if you so desire. 

LISTING #4 

Containing twelve (12) pieces or two (2) 6-piece dinner place settings. 

GENERAL INFORMATION which applies to each piece of the eleven 6-piece dinner place settings: 

CONDITION: The pieces carry marks from use, front and back; polish marks from cleaning with Wright's Silver Cream and/or from being immersed, as a group, in a sink of hot soapy water.

ADJUSTMENTS: One knife blade with a series of small pits near the hilt + one knife blade to be replaced <--rainbow-colored pit + a professional polishing of the twelve pieces, if you so desire. 


LISTING #5 

Containing six (6) pieces or one (1) 6-piece dinner place setting 


CONDITION: The pieces display marks, front and back, from use and polish marks from cleaning with Wright's Silver Cream or from being immersed in a sink of hot soapy water.

ADJUSTMENTS: 
An allowance for condition of the the knife blade: pitted (shown) in one location but pit appears on both sides of the blade. An allowance for a professional polishing of the six pieces, if you wish to have the work done.

GENERAL INFORMATION which applies to each piece of the eleven 6-piece dinner place settings: 
(as above)

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