Rare Set from Bourguignonne - .800 silver - Cesa - Italy - mid 20th century

Description
Rare Set from Bourguignonne - .800 silver - Cesa - Italy - mid 20th century
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear - 176 g

Wonderful table set for fondue or bourguignonne snails, made in the shape of a snail with 6 removable toothpicks, made entirely of silver, produced in Alessandria by Cesa in the mid-20th century.

Argenteria Cesa, founded in 1882 in Alessandria, is one of the most prestigious Italian brands of silverware, since 1950 the most prestigious banquets held in Rome, at the Quirinal Palace, are served with Cesa cutlery and silverware, among the guests stand out Queen Elizabeth of England, several heads of state and monarchs.

Silver fineness hallmark: 800
Silversmith’s hallmark: 1 AL

Size: 10 cm x 8.5 cm x 4.5 cm

Overall weight: 176 g

Very good condition

Tracked and insured shipping.

Lot details
Object
Rare Set from Bourguignonne
Material
.800 silver
Designer/ Artist
Cesa
Manufacturer/ Brand
Cesa
Estimated Period
Mid 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
176 g
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