Puiforcat Fabulous French Sterling Silver Flatware Set 90 pc with Chest Swans
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). Knife set 24 pieces with stainless steel blades signed SE Joanis inoxydable Arbost.
Exceptional French sterling silver flatware set 90 pieces Empire style with carved spatulas on both sides of Swan with outspread wings. Beautiful palmette decoration and laurel wreaths. Once again, the Maison Puiforcat shows that it is one of the most prestigious silversmith of the world. Undoubtedly collectibles!
To complete this set, don't hesitate to contact us, other parts of the same model and the same Silversmith available.
This flatware is presented in a fitted wood storage chest which has its original key.
This set consists of a seven pieces place setting for twelve with additional pieces: Dinner spoons, dinner forks, dinner knives, dessert/entremet spoons, dessert/entremet forks, dessert/entremet knives, tea/coffee spoons, carving set 2 pieces, serving spoon, sugar tongs, cream or sauce ladle with vermeil bowl and soup ladle.
Prestigious silversmith: Emile Puiforcat, who has impressed his personality on the world of jewelry. 16 rue Chapon, Paris, was active from 1857.
The haute couture of the silversmith. Since its inception Puiforcat has worked to produce only works exceptions, carefully shaped by craftsmen with the fingertips art to sublimate the material. With a glorious past, current choices demanding and daring and a desire to retain the silverware at the highest level of quality.
Like Saint-Louis crystal company, Puiforcat belongs to the famous luxury Hermes Group
Measures: 8"3 (21.1 cm) 12 dinner forks. 8"5 (21.6 cm) 12 dinner spoons. 9"8 (24.9 cm) 12 dinner knives. 6"9 (17.6 cm) 12 dessert/entremet forks. 7" (17.9 cm) 12 dessert/entremet spoons. 8"2 (20.9 cm) 12 dessert/entremet knives. 5"6 (14.2 cm) 12 tea/coffee spoons. 12"3 (31.3 cm) soup ladle. 10"3 (26.2 cm) serving spoon. 9"8 (25 cm) cream or sauce ladle. 12"9 (32.8 cm) & 11"2 (28.5 cm) carving set two pieces. 5"1 (13 cm) sugar tongs.
Wood storage: 18"7 (47.5 cm) x 12" (30.4 cm). 6"8 (17.3 cm) height.
Weight: 5274 grams. Total weight with chest: + 9800 grams.
The condition is very good to excellent for this set. Micro-scratches from normal use. A master silversmith made a complete cleaning and polishing. The wood chest is in good condition except that there is a slot on the top, it has its original key and lock works perfectly. Quality, refinement, 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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