Today we are delighted to be offering for sale a gorgeous vintage Manchester Amaryllis 65-piece sterling silver service with NO MONOGRAMS!
This exquisite pattern, named Amaryllis after the lovely and delicate flower, was introduced in 1951. The pattern is noted for its’ elegant and ornate Baroque decoration. This beautiful service of 65 pieces includes an extra set of 12 tea/dessert spoons, which any hostess/host would find most useful when that extra unexpected dinner guest arrives! The flatware set is crafted of fine 925 sterling silver; pieces are all marked on the back “Manchester Sterling/ Amaryllis” and the weighted handle knives are also marked “Manchester Sterling Handle/Stainless Blade”. The total weight of the set without the filled handle items is 2254 grams. Quite a substantial service!
The set includes the following pieces:
12 forks – 7.5″ in length
12 salad forks – 6-1/4″ in length
12 knives – 9-1/8″ in length
24 dessert/teaspoons – 6-1/8″ in length
3 ice tea spoons – 7-3/8″ in length
1 serving fork – 8″ in length
1 butter spreader – 7-1/8″ in length
Set presents beautifully and is in very good vintage condition, with very minor wear/scuffing and tarnishing from light use.