With very early 1800s marks, this service of fine ebony handled & 22K gold vermeil bladed & trimmed knives are just the thing to set out with entremet silver or for fruit/cheese service. The RARE combination is stunning on your table - ebony handles against the gold add a richness that is unparalleled. Combine them with some of our vermeil entrement spoon/fork sets to complete a dessert setting or entree, salad.
Very good condition with exception noted for one golden knife tip or end, which will not be easily replaced except by a silversmith making a replacement from a mold of the ones present. Our silversmith quotes us $45 for this process, though I believe it does not include the vermeil process, or goldwash. Yours might quote you even less.
Antique French sterling silver, Georgian jewelry, sewing, Black Forest, etc 17th to 19th c. European
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