Hallmark, indicating the highest quality of French sterling silver (950/1000), used in Paris since 1838. Is the guarantee that the sterling is at least 95% silver.
American sterling is 925/1000 parts silver. The handles also bear the makers mark of.In the Marais quarter of Paris, during the 1920s. The sterling silver upper parts of the fish serving set also bear the.
They feature a beautiful cutwork design of morning glory and cattails. The fork is attached to the handles with an elegant shell motif. The salad set is vermeil, or sterling silver plated with gold, and natural material. The lower part of the silver handles bears the.And makers mark and the silver middle part of the handles is stamped with the French. Hallmark used in Paris since 1838 and guaranteeing the quality of French sterling silver for small objects. The blade of the carving knife is steel and formed in the traditional 19th. Century curved shape and inscribed with the word. The upper part of the fork of the carving set is silver plate, with elegantly fluted tines, and the guard is in the shape of a lion's head with a ring in its mouth, a motif often seen in antique door knockers. This set is offered in its original brown fabric covered case lined in blue velvet. The cover is stamped with the embossed gilded letters. And the interior of the cover is marked in gilded letters. This set is in very good condition with the exception of signs of wear on the case, some staining of the natural material on the upper parts of the salad utensils, surface stains on the carving knife blade and faint scratches due to age and normal use. This six pieces serving set will be an impressive and prestigious addition to your table setting or your collection. Length of the carving fork: 11 inches (28 cm). Length of the carving knife: 12. Length of the fish fork: 9 ¾ inches (24.80 cm).
Length of the fish knife: 11. Length of the salad fork: 11 inches (28 cm). Length of the salad spoon: 11 inches (28 cm). Dimensions of the case: 14 ¼.1 ½ inches 36.20. Total weight: 1.46 pounds 665 gr.
Case: 3.38 pounds 1535 gr. These charges are the buyers responsibility. We try to describe all items as fully as possible, but it is impossible to describe every aspect of an object. We give the history of an object to the best of our abilities, but we may make mistakes.Please look at our photos. The item "Antique French All Sterling Silver Vermeil Carving Salad Fish Set, 6 pcs withCase" is in sale since Thursday, November 17, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "jerrymartel" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.