Spoon (6) - .950 silver, Silver gilt - Poinçons vieillard et tête de Cérès - France - Early 19th century

Description
Spoon (6) - .950 silver, Silver gilt - Poinçons vieillard et tête de Cérès - France - Early 19th century
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes - 254 g

Set of 6 dessert spoons, 950/1000 sterling silver and silver gilt
Filigree model French Restoration period - Early 19th century

The handles are engraved with a monogram.

Each piece bears the Old Man 1st grade hallmark of Paris (known as Michelangelo)
the Parisian big guarantee hallmark used at the time, head of Ceres
The silversmith’s mark

The inside of the spoons have kept their silver gilt, but the backs of the spoons have only traces of silver gilt.
One spoon has a small dent on the back, photo 24

Some wear from use, but in very good condition for its age.
Weight: 254 g, Size: 18 cm
Lots of pictures, with close-ups.

Shipped via Colissimo registered post for France, EU and worldwide.

Lot details
No. of items
6
Object
Spoon
Material
.950 silver, Silver gilt
Designer/ Artist
Poinçons vieillard et tête de Cérès
Manufacturer/ Brand
Poinçons vieillard et tête de Cérès
Model/ Name
Filet vermeil
Style
Restauration
Estimated Period
Early 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
254 g
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