Offered for your consideration is a very beautiful Antique French Partial Gilt Sterling Silver Cake Server with its original presentation box. This fabulous Serving Piece is wholly made of the finest quality French sterling silver 950/1000 purity, finely embellished with intricate hand-engraving and chased decoration. The decor including Directoire style foliage and floral basket, acanthus, berried laurel, and scrolls. The blade is finely pierced and having partial Vermeil finish (gold-washed over sterling silver.) The presentation box is original, upholstered with olive-green velvet and cream silk lining. Simply gorgeous and extremely elegant. Excellent condition and ready to grace your table.
A perfect gift idea and great addition to your collection .. Don't miss out this sparkling treasure!
Hallmarked the French Minerva No.1 Titre, to guarantee .950 purity sterling silver, used in Paris since 1838. This is one of the highest quality sterling silver in the world, purer than standard .925 sterling silver. Maker's mark of master silversmith Labat & Pugibet, active 1877-1897, Paris.
Measurements & Condition
Asparagus Tongs measure 10.6" (27 cm) long. Weight 3.95 troy ounces / 123 grams.
The box measures 12.5 x 3.7 x 1.5" (32 x 9.5 x 4 cm.)
Total weight w/presentation box 16 oz (456 grams.)
Excellent Estate Condition with some age-related light scratch marks from long years of light use. The Vermeil gilt is slightly faded on some corners, but still vivid and richly presented. Please refer the detail photos.
(Item Reference No.849)
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