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A 48 PIECE SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE
Designed by Pierre Legrain, 1920-25, manufactured by Puiforcat
Comprising 12 table forks and spoons, 12 dessert forks and spoons
Stamped with French poinçons and maker's mark
This set was part of the more extensive flatware service ordered by Jeanne Tachard for her house at La Celle-Saint-Cloud.
Cf. : Christie's 10th May 10, 2000, Lot 34 a complete case of this flatware, comprising 207 pieces.
The complete set comprised 2 cases. The pieces offered here were part of the second case.