American, 20th century. A set of sterling flatware by Towle in the Fontana pattern, with service for twelve totaling seventy-four pieces, including twelve each dinner forks, dinner knives with stainless blades, dessert forks, teaspoons, and soup spoons, eight butter spreaders with stainless blades, one butter knife, one small ladle, one sugar spoon, one lemon fork, one meat serving fork, and one serving spoon, each marked for maker and STERLING, all housed in wood case; PLUS, one sterling-handled cake server by the Frank M. Whiting Co. marked for maker and STERLING; cake server lg. 10.25, wd. 4 in., total weighable silver wt. 70.315ozt (2187g).