Antique French Sterling Silver set of 12 forks. 12 dessert or entremet knives. S a model style Empire.Signed by silversmith Henri Soufflot. Length of the forks (Longueur) : 7,36 in (18,70cm). Weight (12 forks) 21,059 oz (597grammes). They are in very good state They have no bump or deformation (distortion) and it are very brilliant. The silversmith mark : HS with With a rising sun and a star below for SOUFFLOT, Henri registed in Paris in April 12th, 1884 until April 30th, 1910.
It was installed à Paris 16 rue Chapon Paris. Marqué sur toutes les fourchettes. Silver garantee hallmarks Minerva 1 head titre mark, 950/1000 First French silver standard (higher then sterling 925/1000).
Marked on all the forks. 9 knives of a model and 3 of a slightly different model. Which were not a forks but it agree very well together. Is a model of style Empire. Circa 1st half of 20th century.
Length (Longueur) : 7,67 7,87 in (19,5 - 20 cm) weight (12 knives) 10,829 oz (307grammes). The handles are wood & sterling silver caps and collars (Exempted from hallmark because he are too small according to the French mark). Good condition, blades are not perfected. They have old oxidations which are cleaned. Have hairline age or drying crack.Weight of the set without knives : 21,059 oz (0,597 kilogrammes). Weight of the set with knives : 31,8870 oz (0,904 kilogrammes). You will find in my shop of the haughtiness Sterling Silver piece or flatware sets. I sells at present , pieces of silverware were created by the best known silversmiths: Puiforcat, Henin Christofle, Cardeilhac.. Will be protected well and propped up in a packaging resisting the transport.
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The photo is not for the size reality. Antique dealer specialized in silverware and French silversmith's trade from the 19th century to the 20éme century. We sell so regularly bronzes and other Antiques of France.The item "Antique 1880s French Sterling Silver Luncheon 24 Pcs FLATWARE SET Empire Dinner" is in sale since Monday, December 11, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "mon_antiquaire" and is located in Andilly. This item can be shipped worldwide.