each overall: 8 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 20.3 x 2.9 x 2.9 cm )
engraved: on the underside of the handles: in a banner, "SI JE PUIS" in roman letters
stamped: on the undersides of the stems a-c: "PB/ L" in a diamond; the Paris standard mark, a rooster in a chamfered rectangle with a "1" beside; bust in a circle
Eight silver table forks with upturned fiddle thread handles with short midribs on the front; Livingston family crest engraved on the underside of the handles, a demi-Hercules with a club in his left hand and a snake in the right on fess above the motto, "SI JE PUIS" in a banner; four curved tines on each; marks stamped on the undersides of the stems.
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