Charles Rossigneux - CHRISTOFLE - Spoons "Lion's skin" (10) - Silver plated

Description
Charles Rossigneux - CHRISTOFLE - Spoons "Lion's skin" (10) - Silver plated
France - Late 19th century

Christofle ‘Lionskin’, 10 mocha/tea spoons, in their original case.

No reserve price.

The pattern was designed by designer Charles Rossigneux to be exhibited at the 1867 Paris exhibition.

This model was supposed refer to the lion skin worn by the mythical Hercules.

This is undoubtedly one of the rarest and most sought after models created by Christofle, as it has been manufactured in very limited numbers.

In excellent condition, beautiful shine, hardly ever used.

Christofle master’s hallmark.

Original case padded with blue satin inside branded Christofle.
Embossed Burgundy leather lid.

Weight: 132 g without the case.

Fast and secure shipping via registered post with insurance and track & trace.

Lot details
No. of items
10
Object
Spoons "Lion's skin"
Material
Silver plated
Designer/ Artist
Charles Rossigneux
Manufacturer/ Brand
CHRISTOFLE
Model/ Name
Peau de Lion
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
1×2.3×11 cm
Weight
132 g
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