Are antique French sterling silver. With a rare and very beautiful. Probably the blazon of the family of Louis Bazile de Bernage. He was a provost of the traders of Paris from 1743 till 1758.
Under the Ancien Régime, the provost of the traders of Paris, He was elected every two years and his role got closer to that of a mayor of Paris. Is a rare model style Empire'Joséphine' pattern by Martin-Guillaume BIENNAIS with a decoration of swans and putti. It is the same model that accompanied the Emperor Napoleon I in exile until his death in Saint Helen.
Was manufactured by QUEILLE from the original matrices he acquired. This is the model "Josephine" because it was designed for the Empress Josephine de Beauharnais. He first wife of Napoleon. From drawings by Charles Percier by M-G Biennais. This model is to list in David Allan's reference book : French Silver Cutlery.
Henri Bouilhet reference book : Lorfèvrerie française aux XVIIIe et XIXe siècles. Hallmarks Minerva 1 head titre mark, 950/1000 First French.Ilver standard (higher then sterling 925/1000). Is P Q with an antique ream. Registered on February 11, 1847. It was installed in Paris , 8 Petite rue Saint-Roch-Poissonnière. You will find in my shop of the haughtiness Sterling Silver piece or flatware sets. Pieces of silverware were created by the best known silversmiths: Puiforcat, Henin, Christofle. Other objects Christofle : Marly, Pompadour, Boréal, Cluny, Spatour , Malmaison. Be sure to add me to your favorites list!
Will be protected well and propped up in a packaging resisting the transport. I shall communicate with you the dispatch date of the parcel and the number of follow-up. Your satisfaction is my priority. I'll answer any question you ask. Ll objects are authentic There is no copy.
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The item "Antique French Sterling Silver Luncheon Set Napoléon Flatware Empire Armorial" is in sale since Wednesday, January 10, 2018. 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.