Cardeilhac French sterling silver dessert entremet spoons set, neoclassical.
Fabulous French sterling silver 18-karat gold dessert or entremet spoons set eight pieces. In the neoclassical pattern, with sumptuous decoration: ribbons, garlands of flowers and foliage.
Of special note is the weight and heft of these pieces. circa 1880 To complete this set, don't hesitate to contact us, other parts of the same model and the same silversmith available : dessert knife set eight-piece, dinner flatware 36 pieces, dessert set four pieces.
Head of Minerve 1st titre for 950/1000 French sterling silver guarantee. The quality of the gold used to recover sterling silver is a minimum of 750 mils (18-karat).
Prestigious silversmith: Cardeilhac.
suffice it to say that the family Cardeilhac was active in the silversmithing since 1802 and was absorbed by the prestigious Christofle in 1951 (which always publishes these models) to glimpse the importance of this manufactory!
The Maison Cardeilhac has exhibited and won medals in most exhibitions of the 19th century. It is a cutler who became one the most important French manufacturing-silversmiths of all types of cutlery rich and silverware.
Gold medal "class cutlery", universal exhibition of 1878, silver medal in the section "silverware", universal exhibition of 1889. Bronze medal for these works fine cutlery, Damas steel. Medal "First Class", universal exhibition of 1855, grand prize in the section "cutlery", Universal exhibition of 1889.
Measures: 7"6 (19.4 cm).
Weight: 481 grams.
The condition is very good to excellent. Micro-scratches from normal use. A master silversmith made a complete cleaning and polishing. Rare pieces by the prestigious Cardeilhac, exceptional quality, this fabulous set will grace your table and will delight your guests.
Shipping and insurance information : Sales only by shipment. Shipping worldwide with Priority Package Express International.
We deal with original genuine antiques over 100 years old. This set is not subject to import tax to the US.
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