Puiforcat French All Sterling Silver Dessert Hors d'Oeuvre set 4 pc original box. C. 1870
Head of Minerve first titre for 950/1000 French sterling silver guarantee.
Handles have Rococo style pattern. The set includes a server, a pierced server, a fork and pierced spoon. No monograms on the four pieces, monograms D G on the box.
Prestigious silversmith: Emile Puiforcat, 16 rue Chapon, Paris. He 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: 6"7 (17 cm) pierced server. 6"3 (16.1 cm) pierced spoon. 7" (17.7 cm) knife 6"3 (16 cm) fork.
Weight: 162 grams. Total weignht with original box : 600 grams
The condition is very good. Micro-scratches from normal use. A master silversmith made a complete cleaning and polishing. The original box shows some signs of its age. Exceptional in both design and execution, 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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