Lot 3027
Seven Pieces of Southern Coin Silver Flatware
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Including a set of (6) dinner forks with mark of Gregg & Hayden, dated 1846, fiddle & thread with period monogram "HMH" (8.25 in.).; and a pair of sugar tongs with mark of Gregg & Hayden, dated 1847, period monogram "J Mc F" (6 in.)

19.7 total troy oz.

The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC. Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.

Very good estate condition.