Offered is this lovely silver-plated flatware service for EIGHT patented in 1936 by Oneida Community Plate. This pierced or reticulated pattern is called Coronation. This set features traditional style knives and forks, with double teaspoons. This set is comprised of 8 dinner knives, 8 dinner forks, 8 salad forks, 8 soup spoons, 16 teaspoons, sugar shell and butter knife.
This pattern was introduced to commemorate the coronation of Edward VIII of England, but because of his abdication to marry his American mistress, Wallace Simpson, the event never took place. Nevertheless, this was one of Oneida Community's most successful patterns in the U. - and in England and Canada.
The design features a ribbed handle topped with a flower-and-foliage pattern, then crowned with a rectangular cap. Dinner knife 9.5 inches long.Dinner fork 7.5 inches. Salad fork 6.25 inches. Soup spoon 7.25 inches. The silverware comes in a wooden storage box with tarnish-resistent interior, which shows some staining as you can see in the photos. These silverplate pieces are in very good used condition. The box has some stains on interior. In separate listings, we will be offering more items from this pattern.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Flatware & Silverware". The seller is "micknsue" and is located in this country: US.
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