• Important Silver and Objects o auction at Christies

    Sale 2209

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu Including the Inventory of Marks Antiques of London

    22 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 87

    A FRENCH SILVER-GILT AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL TABLE SERVICE

    MARK OF CARDEILHAC, PARIS, CIRCA 1890

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    A FRENCH SILVER-GILT AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL TABLE SERVICE
    MARK OF CARDEILHAC, PARIS, CIRCA 1890
    Each with mother-of-pearl handles with musical trophies and mask, comprising:
    Twenty-eight dessert spoons
    Twenty-four silver-gilt smaller dessert spoons
    Seventeen silver-gilt teaspoons
    Forty-seven table forks, with monogram
    Twenty-four silver-gilt fruit forks, with monogram
    Twenty-eight fish forks, with monogram
    Thirty-eight table knives, the stainless steel blades stamped Cardeilhac
    Twenty-four silver-gilt fruit knives with silver-gilt blades
    Twenty-four silver-gilt cheese knives with stainless steel blades, stamped Cardeilhac
    Twenty-eight fish knives
    Two pierced lifters, with monogram
    A silver-gilt shell-form serving spoon, with monogram
    A silver-gilt slice
    A silver-gilt pastry server, with monogram
    A silver-gilt serving spoon, with monogram
    The fish service in a fitted case
    104 oz. 10 dwt. (3258 gr.) weighable silver (288)


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