Collet French all sterling silver 18-karat gold hors d'oeuvre dessert set. C. 1890
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).
Four pieces of truly exceptional quality, for the richness of their decoration, not only for their form and sculpting, but also for the 18-karat gold which is itself quite rare. The set includes a server, a fork, a sugar tongs and a spoon. The upper parts are engraved and the handles are pierced. No monograms.
Prestigious silversmith: Eugene Collet 176 rue du Temple - Paris He was active from july 6, 1886 to july 11, 1894
Measures: 4"9 (12.4 cm) Server. 4"6 (11.7 cm) Fork. 4"6 (11.8 cm) Spoon. 3"9 (10 cm) Sugar tongs.
Weight: 75 grams.
The condition is very good. Micro-scratches from normal use. A master silversmith made a complete cleaning and polishing. Exceptional in both design and execution, this fabulous set will grace your table and will delight your guests.
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