30 pieces English King pattern sterling silver flatware, most marked for William Eley and William Fearn and Francis Higgins. Includes 12 dinner forks (each 8"L, marked for Eley & Fearn, London, 1816-1818); 6 dessert spoons (three marked for Eley & Fearn, 1816-1817, 3 marked for Francis Higgins, London, 1833-1834); and 11 teaspoons (8 marked for Francis Higgins, 1833-1834; 3 marked for Eley & Fearn, 1817-1818). All pieces with same engraved bird on crown crest to handle. Combined weight: 61.11 oz troy. Also included is 1 knife of similar pattern with unmarked handle and stainless blade. Provenance: private Nashville, TN collection. CONDITION: All pieces excellent condition; some wear to marks and crests.
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