Own a piece of American silver history! Most of the American silversmiths were located on the east coast. This is a rare opportunity to buy early California silver.
When James Marshall discovered gold at Sutter's Mill in 1848, California became the golden state. In 1859, gold miners were working claims in nearby Nevada and found the famous Comstock Lode. This discovery linked Nevada and California and fueled the growth of the Silver Kings of San Francisco. Rare Yerba Buena by Vanderslice circa 1865 California Silver Flatware set - 41 pieces. This set includes:6 Dinner Size Knives with sterling ferrules and Mother of Pearl Handles, 9 5/8 (not Vanderslice) 12 Dinner Size Forks, 7 7/8 12 Regular/Dessert Forks, 7 6 Teaspoons, 6 1/8 5 Serving Spoons, 8 3/8 Includes BONUS brand new storage chest. Very good vintage condition with some wear on the tines, as expected with age. Matching JEN monogram on the pieces, except for the knives, which are monogrammed A . This set will be lightly hand polished and sealed in individual plastic sleeves prior to shipping.
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