Housewife 6 table cutlery - .950 silver - Emile PUIFORCAT - France - 1850-1899

Description
Housewife 6 table cutlery - .950 silver - Emile PUIFORCAT - France - 1850-1899
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear - 950 g

Silverware set in Empire style, sterling silver, composed of 6 table place-settings (12 pieces: 6 forks and 6 spoons)

The handles have a lovely monogram, ‘BA’.

Each utensil has the Minerva’s head 1st grade hallmark (silver alloy 950/1000) as well as the mark of the silversmith, Emile Puiforcat (established in 1857, production from the late 19th).

The set is in excellent condition.

Weight : 950 g
Spoon: 21 cm
Fork: 20.7 cm

Lot details
Object
Housewife 6 table cutlery
Material
.950 silver
Designer/ Artist
Emile PUIFORCAT
Estimated Period
1850-1899
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
950 g
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