19th century, English, sterling silver & mother-of-pearl dessert flatware set for 12. Hallmarked Sheffield, 1820, maker's mark of John Rodgers & Co.. Having squared mother of pearl handles with engraved crests, sterling blades, in fitted red leather case. Approx. 7.75" L (knives), 6.75" L (forks), 9..5" x 9.75" (case). Provenance: From the Private Collection of Mrs. Patricia Schuckmann, Roswell, Georgia.
Case key escutcheon missing. Case scuffed.