Masterpiece by the prestigious silversmith Soufflot with a circular pierced bowl. The silver-gilt inside the bowl and the pierced handle with naturalistic decoration. A spoon of truly exceptional quality, for the richness of its decoration, its form and sculpting but especially for the multi-colored. The handle has dragon decoration. No monograms.
It is very rare to find French figural spoons of any sort, whether sugar sifter spoons or not. Its manufacture would have necessitated many more hours work than usual.
To complete this piece, check out our other items, you will find strawberry spoon of the same model and same silversmith.
Head of Minerve 1st titre for 950/1000 French sterling silver Vermeil guarantee. The quality of the gold used to recover sterling silver is a minimum of 750 mils (18-karat).
Prestigious silversmith: Henri Soufflot, 89 rue Turbigo, Paris, was active from April 14, 1884 to April 30, 1910.
Patterns of Henri Soufflot, were acquired by the prestigious silversmith Emile Puiforcat (Hermes) that perpetuates today the heritage of excellence of this silversmith.
Measures: 7"9 (20 cm).
Weight: 70 grams.
The condition is very good. Micro-scratches from use. A master silversmith made a complete cleaning and polishing. Masterpiece by Henri Soufflot, unusual model, this fabulous spoon will grace your table and will delight your guests.
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We deal with original genuine antiques over 100 years old. This piece is not subject to import tax to the US.
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