ABSOLUTELY DELIGHTED TO HAVE FOR SALE this gorgeous Antique French Sterling Silver Fish Serving Set of impressively large 2 pieces, Carving Knife and three-tined Serving Fork. Both pieces are wholly made of solid sterling silver .950 purity. The design is most opulent Rococo revival style, including Rocaille scallop borders, floral motifs, scrolls, and net pattern. The blades have finely embellished with combination of piercing and hand-engraving design - especially the knife's blade has unique and exotic pattern with flying bird on both sides. Free from any form of personalisation.
Hallmarked French Minerva No.1 Titre mark to guarantee .950 purity sterling silver. This is one of the highest quality sterling silver in the world, purer than standard .925 sterling silver. Maker's mark of Albert Deflon (Deflon-Fontanier. Hénin, succ.), 77 rue des Archives, then 24 rue Beaubourg, Paris.
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Measurements & Condition
Knife: 10.6 inch (27 cm) long x 2 inch (5 cm) wide.
Fork: 9 inch (23 cm) long x 2 inch (5 cm) wide.
Total Weight of 2 Pieces: 6.49 troy ounces (202 grams)
Excellent Estate Condition. Trace of minor use, some age-related light scratch marks to note. Otherwise in quite excellent shape. Please refer the detail photos I added.
(Item Reference No.00752)
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