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Details about  FRENCH ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER FLATWARE SET, 1800s, 242pcs, SERVICE FOR 18

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Free Fedex, Excellent Condition, 19 Serving Pieces,

FRENCH ANTIQUE STERLING SILVER FLATWARE SET, 1800s, 242pcs, SERVICE FOR 18

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Excellent Condition

Ended:
Sep 25, 2014 20:30:38 EDT
Price:
US $42,399.00
Approximately C $47,382.98(including shipping)
 
 
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Item specifics

Seller Notes: Excellent Condition
Composition:

Sterling Silver

Type:

Flatware - Sets

Maker:

French - 19th Century

Age:

1850-1899


Antique French Art Deco Sterling Silver Flatware Set
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Direct From Paris, An Amazing 242 piece, 19th Century, Sterling Silver Flatware Set - Complete Service for 18 with 19 Serving Pieces in Excellent Condition !!

French Antique Sterling Silver, An Internationally Known Brand, Luxurious Quality and Craftsmanship !!

The Dinner Fork and Dinner Knife with Mother of Pearl Handle, EXQUISITE !!

The Dinner Fork and Table Spoon !!

The Dessert / Luncheon Fork and the Luncheon Knife with Mother of Pearl Handle !!

The Individual Fish Fork and Fish Knife with Sterling

Silver Blade !!

The Dessert / Luncheon Fork and the Dessert Knife with Sterling Silver Blade !!

A Beautifully Elegant Set, Outstanding

Value for Money and Includes a Stunning Assortment of 19 Serving Pieces,

A Rare Find !!

Two Sauce Serving Ladles !!

The 4 Piece "bonbon" Serving Set !!

The Berry Serving Dessert Spoon !!

The Perfect Set for those Extra Special Occasions - Stately French Sterling Silver Elegance, Style and Quality !!

The Large Fish Serving Pieces !!

The Large Cake / Pie Serving Knife !!

The Salad Serving Spoon and Salad Serving Fork !!

An Extra Set of Salad Serving Pieces - A Necessity

for a Service of 18 !!

The Large Soup / Stew Serving Ladle !!

The Large Dessert Server !!

This is an incredible set, privately commissioned by a French aristocratic family and in excellent condition. This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of French history.  It is not often that a large set of  this quality becomes available. Each piece bears the hallmark of Master French Silversmith "DR Paris" in addition to the French Government's Head of the Minerva - 1 Hallmark, certifying a minimum of 950 sterling silver. This set is of exceptional quality and craftsmanship (check the weights and measures below) and includes the following - all weights and measures approximate: 

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Length

Weight

17 Dinner Knives with Mother of Pearl Handles 24.00 cm.  
17 Dinner Forks 21.00 cm. 80 grams
17 Table Spoons 21.50 cm. 88 grams
17 Luncheon / Dessert Forks 18.60 cm. 49 grams
18 Luncheon / Dessert Spoons 18.70 cm. 52 grams
18 Luncheon Knives with Mother of Pearl Handles 20.00 cm.  
18 Dessert Knives with Sterling Silver Blades 19.70 cm.  
18 Fish Knives 22.00 cm. 56 grams
18 Fish Forks 19.00 cm. 56 grams
18 Ice Cream Spoons 14.20 cm. 27 grams
16 Oyster Forks 14.00 cm. 23 grams
23 Cake Forks - slightly different pattern but same monogram 15.00 cm. 31 grams
8 Tea Spoons 14.50 cm. 29 grams
1 Small Individual "bonbon' Server 15.00 cm. 38 grams
1 Small Dessert Serving Fork 15.80 cm. 31 grams
1 Small Dessert Serving Knife 18.00 cm. 30 grams
1 Small Berry Serving Dessert Spoon 15.60 cm. 33 grams
1 Small "bonbon" Serving Fork 15.50 cm. 28 grams
1 Large Individual Tart Server 23.50 cm. 98 grams
1 Large Soup / Stew Serving Ladle 31.50 cm. 240 grams
1 Large Salad Serving Spoon with Vermeil Wash Bowl 25.70 cm. 102 grams
1 Large Salad Serving Fork with Vermeil Wash Prongs 26.00 cm. 96 grams
1 Large Cake / Pie Serving Knife 27.50 cm. 134 grams
1 Extra Salad Serving Spoon 25.50 cm. 68 grams
1 Extra Salad Serving Fork 25.50 cm. 78 grams
1 Large Cake / Pie Serving Knife 26.50 cm. 118 grams
1 Large Fish Serving Knife 27.50 cm. 123 grams
1 Large Fish Serving Fork 24.30 cm. 127 grams
1 Large Sauce Serving Ladle 24.30 cm. 81 grams
1 Large Sauce Serving Ladle with Vermeil Wash Bowl 21.50 cm. 90 grams
1 Gravy Serving Ladle with Grease Skimmer 17.00 cm. 75 grams
1 Large Ice Cream / Custard Serving Scoop 22.80 cm. 101 grams

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Anti-Tarnish Wraps

1

Certificate of Antiquity certifying the set is more than 100 years old - necessary for duty free importation into the US.

 

 

Each Stunning Piece in this Spectacular Set is made by Hand to the Highest International Standards !!

Absolute Luxury, Impeccable Quality and Craftsmanship and a Valid Addition to the Family Treasure !!

The Stately Dinner Fork and Dinner Knife with Mother of Pearl Handle !!

The Dessert / Luncheon Fork and the Dessert Knife with Sterling Silver Blade !!

The Individual Fish Fork and Fish Knife with Sterling Silver Blade !!

The Individual Fish Fork !!

The Individual Fish Knife !!

Invest in Your Family's Future - A Treasured Family Heirloom for Generations and a Very Safe and Intelligent Investment in This Current Economic Climate !!

The Front Side of the Fork and Spoon Handles !!

The Underside of the Fork and Spoon Handles !!

Amazing Detail and Craftsmanship Typical of that Enjoyed by the 19th Century French Aristocracy !!

 

 

A True Family Heirloom. Imagine This Amazing Set on Your Dinning Table,  for Those Very, Very Special Guests !!

You Won't Often Find a Large Sterling Silver Set of This Quality and Craftsmanship Available on the Open Market - Don't Let This One Pass You Bye !!

An Outstanding Set, Very Complete and Amazing Value for Money. Includes a Remarkable 15  Anti-Tarnish

Storage Wraps !!

Join Our Distinguished List of Satisfied Customers - Buy It Now !!

Payment Policies: We prefer payment via PayPal but will also accept direct bank transfers and bitcoins. Please contact us for details.

Shipping Policies: We ship via federal express insured international delivery. To protect the chest, we ship the silver pieces and the chest in two separate shipments.  The silver pieces will be shipped immediately upon payment.  It usually takes 3 to 4 days to have the wood shipping container fabricated for the cabinet. Consequently, the cabinet will be shipped approximately one week later. Shipments usually arrive within 24 to 48 hours.   Once FedEx has picked up each shipment, we will contact you via email and give you their tracking numbers so you can track the shipment on their site.

Unconditional Money Back Guarantee: Thank you for visiting. Please bid with confidence as you enjoy 100% buyer protection.  We are so confident you will be happy with your purchase and our service that we proudly offer an unconditional money back guarantee.  If you are not happy with your purchase FOR ANY REASON simply return it for a 100% refund. Items must be returned within 14 days via FedEx using our priority FedEx shipping information and clearly marked as a return. Good luck and "BID WITH CONFIDENCE" !!

 

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