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Letter Opener 'Coupe Papier' by Christofle, Paris.

A Rare, heavy & incredibly beautiful Handmade Letter Opener or Page Turner by Christofle and Created & Designed by Jean Filhos, French Sculptor. In 1921 Filhos graduated as an Architect and later became a Sulptor. The extraordinary workmanship of the Silversmith demonstrates the Quality this famous Parisian Firm of Silversmiths was capable of producing. Hallmarked by the Silversmith, see Photos and signed by the Sculptor on the Sculpture itself. Included is the Original Christofle Box. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Exceptional with only minor surface scraches. see larger photo for more Details by clicking on the small photo. DB#347

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Book Mark, 'Marque Page' in Silver by CHRISTOFLE
Orfèverie Christofle, Paris France

Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

Original creation by the Christofle Silver Workshop in Paris, France in Silver which has been coated to prevent Tarnish. Please, click on the smaller photo to see a larger photo with more Details. The workmanship of the Silversmith with it's Contemporary & creative Style and unmistakeably Christofle Quality of this famous Parisian Firm of Silversmiths. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are outstanding. DB#382

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CHRISTOFLE CLOCK, Model Louis XV - Original in the Christofle Museum in France. RARE Model -Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

This large, beautiful and important Work of Art by CHRISTOFLE was made about 40 years ago to pay tribute to the original Clock in the Christofle Museum in Paris, at Saint Denis and dating from the 18th Century, the period of Louis XV (1723-1774). The movement is made and signed by the world famous SWISS Watch & Clock Maker. Jaeger le Coultre. Engraved on the back is all of this information + Christofle Hallmarks. Very heavy Bronze which has been Silvered and weighs about 1.7 kilos. Dimensions: 31,0cm (12.25") high x 21,5cm (8.5") wide. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional considering Age. I have just had the Movement completely gone over by a French Watchmaker, Horloger in Loches. DB#325

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Set of 12 Antique SALTS by Christofle & Cardeilhac Silversmiths

This Set comprises of 3 Boxes of 4 Crystal & French .950 Silver, finer than Sterling was made in Paris Circa 1940 when Quality, Workmanship and Detail were Important. Each Crystal Body is Hallmarked for Orfevrerie Christofle and each Cap is Hallmarked with the .950 French Silver Hallmark as well as the Silver Hallmark for Cardeilhac. The 4 Boxed Salts and the interieurs are in near Pristine condition. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY overall are exceptional. Dimensions: 4x3cm. Sorry, 8 SOLD to Kira, Carmel, CA leaving 1 Box of 4 Salts available. DB#210

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Fabulous 3pc Set of CUFFLINKS & TIEBAR by Christofle Paris, France - Lapis Lazuli

Extraordinary Set of a Pair of Cuflfinks and a matching Tiebar with Russian Lapis Lazuli mounted in Gold plated Settings with the most lovely Detail. Each piece is fully Hallmarked with the Christofle Paris Silver Hallmarks and the 3 pieces are in near Pristine Condition. Dimensions are Approximately 1" x 1" for the Cufflinks and 2 1/2" x 1/4" for the Tiebar. CONDITION, QUALITY & WORKMANSHIP are Exceptional. DB#96

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Antique CHRISTOFLE - Swiss ART DECO Desk or Table CLOCK

Art Deco style Desk or Table CLOCK by Christofle, Paris. Swiss Quartz Movement encased in a beautifully plated Silver Case & Gilded with 22 carat Gold and which is suspended by a bar mounted on 2 Silver plated posts. Face is signed 'Christofle, Paris + Swiss Made' and THE Base is Engraved 'Christofle' + 3 Silver Christofle Hallmarks. Dimensions: 5" Wide x 3" High. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Excellent. DB#198

I have a larger version of this same Clock which was the predecessor to this smaller model.

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CHRISTOFLE Silver Pocket KNIFE
Orfèverie Christofle, Paris France

Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

Original creation by the Christofle Workshop in Paris in Silver with the finest Stainless Steel Blade. Please, click on the smaller photo to see a larger photo for more Details. Comes with its Original Presentation Box including the Silver Ring which fits on to the end of the Knife permitting this Knife to be worn on a Silver Chain. The workmanship of the Silversmith with it's Contemporary Style and unmistakeably Christofle Quality of this famous Parisian Firm of Silversmiths will be evident the moment you pick it up and look at it. Out of Stock in Christofle Stores since the turn of the Century. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Exceptional with only minor surface scratches. DB#74

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Superb VASE as a Pair of Entwined FISH by CHRISTOFLE, Paris - Orfèverie Christofle

A Breathtakingly beautiful & original creation by the Christofle Workshop in Paris in Silver depicting 2 stylized Fish, Japanese Carp, originally created in 1896. Please see larger photo for more Details. The workmanship of the Silversmith with the Oriental style and Japanese influence is unmistakenly seen in these 2 Fish and demonstrates the level of Quality this famous Parisian Firm of Silversmiths was capable of producing. Handmade and on Exhibit in the Bouilbet-Christofle Museum, Paris. Dimensions: Approx. 6" Tall. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Exceptional with only minor surface scratches. *Another Example Sold, eBay $348. DB#183

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CHRISTOFLE BOOK on Christofle by David Rosenberg, 2006

I am Offering this invaluable New Hard Cover Book entitled 'CHRISTOFLE' by David Rosenberg, which contains 80 pages including Illustrations. Invaluable for Dealers, Collectors and anyone interested in Christofle Silver. Since its creation in the middle of the nineteenth century, Christofle has always been the Hallmark of a refined lifestyle. Furthermore, the innovations it triggered over the years have revolutionized the style, techniques, production and distribution methods of the Silversmiths craft and the Decorative Arts. An ardent observer of changing fashions and customs, the brand integrated into its works great artistic trends, such as Japonism and Art Nouveau, while associating with famous artists -Man Ray, Cocteau, Arman- and current designers, including Martin Szekely and Andrée Putman. Today, as in the past, whether it be at the table of Parisian emperors, princes and maharajahs, or families of lesser fame and fortune; whether in the palaces of Paris, London, New York, Cairo and Alexandria, on board the Orient Express, the Trans-Siberian Railway or transatlantic liners, guests continue to be served and honored with Christofle luxury items. DB#43

$34.95 including Free Shipping in the USA See Prices on eBay @$50+

Letter Opener CHRISTOFLE Paris France C.1950

Rare to find a Letter Opener by Christofle with the Napoleon III Head. Decorated on the Reverse side with Napoleon's Bumble Bee and Wreath. Silvered Bronze & Handmade. The Engraved Detail is extraordinary with the Bumble Bee and the Napoleon Wreath. CONDITION WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are simply outstanding. Dimensions: 8.5" Long. Christofle Paris France Silver Hallmark.

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CHRISTOFLE Silver FLOWER HOLDER' Centerpiece Circa 1930-1940 - Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

Original CHRISTOFLE finely detailed Silver & Reims Flower Holder or 'Pique Fleurs' which is both useful and decorative & clearly Hallmarked Christofle Fance + Coll'n GALLIA. Flowers are cut and fitted into the holes in the Crystal interior which is filled with water and this makes for a stunning table arrangement, small enough so as not to impede Table conversation. This is an early, heavy Model of Christofle and not seen very often. Early Christofle piece circa 1930-40 made in France at a time when Quality was paramount. The interior was certainly made by Baccarat or St. Louis in Reims, for Christofle. Click to see the large Photo. DIMENSIONS The Flower Holder is approximately 11,5cm (4.5") in diameter " x 7,62 cm (3") high. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are excellent.

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Pair CHRISTOFLE Antique CANDLESTICKS 2nd Empire, France C. (1870)

Rarely seen is this Decorated all over Pair of CHRISTOFLE Silver & Bronze Handmade XIXth Century CANDLESTICKS. Original & Complete. The Engraved Detail is extraordinary with Flowers, leaves, stems all done very discreetly and, difficult to photograph. CONDITION WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are simply outstanding. Dimensions: 9" Tall x 4 1/2" Diameter at the Base. The necks are also Decorated. 4 Silver Hallmarks including each is Numbered.

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177 pieces Antique CHRISTOFLE 'Shell' Dinner Service with Display Case

BREATHTAKING, Rare 177pc Dinner Service Handmade in Paris by CHRISTOFLE. one of the world's most respected Silversmiths. This Service was made when Quality & Workmanship was the Rule. Each piece was Handcrafted and bears the French Christofle Silver Hallmarks. This Service consists of 12 Dinner Knives 9.75", 12 Dinner Forks 8 1/8", 12 Dinner Spoons 8", As this is an European Service, all of the Pieces are considerably Heavier, Larger & Longer than American Dinner Services. See Photos for CONTENTS. CONDITION, in near pristine condition, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. I purchased this Dinner Service from an Estate in Cannes, France more than 12 years ago. This is an Heirloom!

Sorry, SOLD to a French Dealer in Nice.

FAKES + False &/or Misleading Descriptions on eBay, Bargains? - BEWARE!

FAKES, False &/or Misleading Descriptions on eBay - See item #230457703245 - very Misleading & 140393333983. NOT STERLING + I told Seller! See item #310208646471 is NOT STERLING. See item #200447570504 NOT CHRISTOFLE, & someone Paid $550 for these Fakes! Sellers use the word 'Silver' or 'Argent' which Alone means Silver but, NOT necessarily Sterling Silver. In French, to be Sterling or equivalent, it must be 'Argent Massif' and not just 'Argent'.

See item #200447570504 which are NOT Christofle, read his misleading description & I questioned the Seller.

CHRISTOFLE France 'Vertigo' 3pc Silver SERVER Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

FABULOUS French quadruple Silver plated 3-part Cocktail Server from the 'Vertigo Collection' made in France and NOT the new Models from Thailand. Designed by Andrée Putman, the Grande Dame of French Design, and features an asymmetrical ring that appeals to both modern and traditional tastes. It is ideal for cocktail snacks, candy, gourmet sauces, and more. Made by the Célèbre Orfèvre CHRISTOFLE, Paris. CONDITION WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are excellent only with some usage scratches. DIMENSIONS: Each bowl is approximately 3" in diameter and 1" deep. The Handle stands about 3.5" High and the entire piece is 6.5" across when measured across 2 Bowls. One of the 3 bowls is Hallmarked 'Christofle' + Scales Hallmark + O Chess Knight C" Hallmark. I have 2 for Sale. COMPARE with Reproduction Examples on eBay Sold for approximately $380. I have a Pair of these 3pc Servers available.

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3 Superb VASES by CHRISTOFLE, Paris Rarest Examples Orfèverie Christofle Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

is Breathtakingly Beautiful & represents an Original creation by the Christofle Workshop in Paris in Silver. Each different with the Inspiration & Design from the Art DEco Period, C. 1930. Please, click on the smaller photo to see a larger photo for more Details. The workmanship of the Silversmith with the Art Decol Style and Japanese influence is unmistakenly seen in the Dragonfly Vase and demonstrates the high level of Quality this famous Parisian Firm of Silversmiths was capable of producing. Handmade and on Exhibit in the Christofle Museum, Paris. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Exceptional with only minor surface scratches. See item# 190376829777 $270 for a Reproduction.

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Sorry, the Dragonfly Vase in the Center, is Reserved for Scott. Sorry, SOLD

Antique CHRISTOFLE Art Deco 5pc Silver Tea Coffee Service, Orfèverie Christofle

Art Deco Christofle, 'Gallia' Silver 5piece Coffee / Tea Service. Complete with coffee pot, tea pot, cream, sugar & Tray. Dimensions: Coffee Pot 9.75" Teapot 8" Covered Sugar 6" Creamer 5" Large Tray 23". Hallmarks include Christofle & Gallia Hallmarks. Except for the Tray and the Sugar, each piece is Decorated with Palisandre (African Tulip Wood) or Ebony Wood Handles. The Tray is very, very Heavy weighing 5 1/2 lbs. and Exceptional. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY overall is excellent considering Age & Use.

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Antique CHRISTOFLE Gallia Silver SAUCEBOAT, Art Deco Period, 1930 - RARE

Brilliant Original Creation Made by Christofle-Gallia Paris and Designed by Christian Fjerdingstad Circa 1930. Christofle employed Fjerdingstad between 1924 and 1940. He was the chief designer of their Art Deco Collection. The Sauceboat is in the shape of a Swan with the Ladle serving as the head and Tail (Handle) of the Swan. Silver Hallmarks, 'Christofle' + 'Collection Gallia'. Dimensions: 11" Long with Ladle or 8" alone x 4" Wide. Reference: Bevis Hillier, The World of Art Deco, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, July-Sept, Exhibition Catalogue, London 1971, P 65 #34. Karl H. Brohan, Metallkunst, 1980 P 392. This Saucière is in a Museum. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. SEE ebay item #230232116183, only the LADLE SOLD for $167.

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6 CHRISTOFLE Antique Silver VASES, RARE Examples, Orfèverie Christofle
Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

Each is Breathtakingly Beautiful & represents an Original creation by the Christofle Workshop in Paris in Silver. Each different with the Inspiration & Design from both the Art Nouveau Period & the Art DEco Period, C. 1930. Please, click on the smaller photo to see a larger photo for more Details. The workmanship of the Silversmith with the Art Decol Style and Japanese influence is unmistakenly seen in the Dragonfly Vase and demonstrates the high level of Quality this famous Parisian Firm of Silversmiths was capable of producing. Handmade and on Exhibit in the Bouilbet-Christofle Museum, Paris. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Exceptional with only minor surface scratches. Sorry, the Dragonfly Vase has just been Sold.
See item# 190376829777 $270 for a Reproduction.

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Antique Silver PLAQUETTE 3 MEDALS signed 'Osar ROTY' 1893 -RARE- Orfèverie Christofle

One of the most sought after and Rarest CHRISTOFLE Silver pieces is this 3 Panel French Plaquette or Medal in Honor of Christofle's 50th anniversary in Silver Plating. Created for the 50th Anniversary of the famous Paris Silversmith, Charles Christofle by the equally famous French Engraver, Oscar ROTY in 1893 with all of the influence of the Art Nouveau Period. The Christofle Silver Hallmarks are "O Chess Knight C + Gallia + Prod.Christofle. DIMENSIONS are 59,5mm x 95,2mm. Front3 panels with Charles Christofle (1803-63) seated in center with Science raising a trophy cup; Industry and Art symbolized by young female nudes in side panels. REVERSE 3 panels: Evolution of Christofle, 1842 to 1892; silversmith electroplating teapot left; goldsmith chasing vase in right panel. Struck by the Paris Mint. ROTY made another in Solid Silver, see below on this page. This was offered only to important Dignitaries. CONDITION, about Uncirculated with WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY outstanding.
See another Christofle Medal Sold on eBay for $1500 as Item #120282171893. and another version below. My Private Collection

Antique STERLING Silver PLAQUE or MEDAL signed Osar ROTY 1893 - Rarity

Rare French Plaque or Medal in solid French Silver created for the 50th Anniversary of the famous Paris Silversmith, Charles Christofle by the equally famous French Engraver, Oscar Roty in 1893 with all of the influence of the Art Nouveau Period. The Christofle Silver Hallmarks are "O Chess Knight C + Gallia + Prod.Christofle. DIMENSIONS are 4,1cm x 3,00cm. Front shows Charles Christofle & Reverse has a dedication to him together with the famous Silver Hallmark for Charles Christofle. Roty made another in Bronze. This was offered only to important Dignitaries. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY excellent with 2 tiny pin marks where the Medal had been mounted. See another Medal, Sold on eBay for $1500. Item #120282171893.

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Charles CHRISTOFLE TEA POT on Stand, Circa Napoléon III 1850, Very RARE

Extraordinarily beautiful Serving Piece in the finest quality of CHRISTOFLE and made by its Founder and signed by him. DIMENSIONS- Ensemble is 14.25" (36cm) tall and 8" (20.3cm) wide - the TEA POT is 9.75" (25cm) from handle to spout, and 7" (18cm) Tall. Everything works, the hinges are in excellent condition and both the Teapot & the Stand are numbered and Hallmarked similarly. This is an entirely original and Practical as well as decorative Collectible. These are among the earliest Hallmarks of Christofle. Quadruple silver plated, a process discovered by Christofle. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY exceptional with minimal wear considering its use and age. (SEE item #110073134647 Priced $3,400.00)

$795

XIXth Century CHRISTOFLE_Gallia SALTS Model of a Sail Boat, 'Voilier' very, very RARE - Orfèvrerie Métal Argenté

Antique French CHRISTOFLE_GALLIA uniquely designed, 2 Salts + 2 Hallmarked OriginalSpoons + Crystal Interieurs, 1 with chipping, set into the Deck of a Sailing Boat which was quite creative on the part of Christofle. Comes apart in 9 pieces. Clearly Hallmarked by Christofle & Gallia, Paris + Silver Hallmarks, " O Scales C + Gallia. Dimentions: 12,2cm Long x 10,6cm High. ONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional for its age & use. Superbe double Salière en Forme de Bateau + 2 petites Cuillères, Christofle + Poinçons Gallia_Christofle.

My Personal Collection, illustrated for Collector's interest

Antique CHRISTOFLE BOUGEOIR, Chamberstick Circa 1870, Napoléon III

Very large Antique heavy Bronze & Silver Chamberstick, made by the founder of Christofle, Charles Christofle, Circa 1870. Dimensions, 8" in Diameter & 8.25" Long. Impressed Silver Hallmarks for Christofle include "#1 & #0 + CHRISTOFLE + C Scales C + #1874816". I have nearly every model made by Christofle. There are scroll 19th Century Initials which add to the overall decoration. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional.

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XIXth Century CHRISTOFLE SUGAR CASTER 'Saupoudreuse' Beautiful Model

Antique French Sugar Caster or Dispenser or Saupoudreuse in Silver and beautifully detailed Baccarat Crystal. Rare model in near pristine condition with no chips, nicks etc. Quite tall, heavy and beautifully designed. Top, is adjustable for dispensing the quanity of sugar desired and then it is automatic. Clearly Hallmarked by Christofle in Paris with a total of 4 Silver Hallmarks, " O Scales C + CHRISTOFLE + FRANCE + O Chess knight C" and 6.5" Tall. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. Please, do not confuse with later copies.

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Unbelievable CHRISTOFLE BOUGEOIR, Chamberstick Circa 1870, Napoléon III

Fabulous very, very large antique heavy Bronze & Silver Chamberstick, made by the founder of Christofle, Charles Christofle, Circa 1870. Dimensions, 8" in Diameter & 8.5" Long. Impressed Silver Hallmarks for Christofle include "#6 + CHRISTOFLE + C Scales C". Comes apart in 4 pieces. The Bolt holding the Candle Holder in the center is hand made & original. I have nearly every model made by Christofle. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional.

Sorry, just SOLD to a Dr. and Wine Collector in NYC

Set of 3 Antique CHRISTOFLE SALT CELLARS Circa 1870 Napoléon III

Fabulous antique set of 3 heavy and beautifully decorated Christofle Silver Salt Cellars made by the founder of Christofle, Charles Christofle. Not easy to find one of these let alone 3. Normally, 3 Salt Cellars can easily serve 6-9 people at a Dinner. Interiors are heavy Blue Baccarat Crystal again nearly impossible to find today. I recently had to replace one for a Salt and had it
Blown in Paris for a Cost of nearly $190. Each Salt Cellar is well hallmarked and numbered. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional and priced for what only the Liner's would cost to replace today.

Sorry, SOLD to Gary

Antique CHRISTOFLE Silver SAUCIERE, Sauce Pan, Art Deco (1920-1935)

Wonderful looking, heavy and very practical Sauce Pan & Server (Saucière) made by Christofle Paris. Designed for pouring from each end, you can separate and allow the Service of either the thick or the thin Sauce or 'Gras'. May be used as a brandy warmer. Stamped 'Christofle France' + 'Collection Gallia'. Dimensions: Bowl 8.1" Long x 4.5" Wide x 2.5" High or Deep x 6" long Handle. Handle is not loose. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional.

Sorry, Reserved for Zeynep, in Turkey

Antique CHRISTOFLE FISH SERVICE XIXth Century, Napoléon III Circa 1870

Hard to find Christofle from the XIXth Century & particularly in pristine condition with original Silver. The Knife & Fork are quite heavy (300gr) and each is beautifully engraved with Mythical Dolphins, Bull Rushes & underwater scenery. The Silver work on the Handles is exquisite. Made by Christofle Founder, Charles Christofle & created by Christofle when it was important to create a work of art. Hallmarked on the handles & the Blades with the Early "Christofle + C bumblebee C & Scales". The Handles are decorated on both sides. Dimensions: Knife 11" long & Fork 10" long. Practical as well as very Collectible.

$375

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Antique CHRISTOFLE /Gallia 'WARMER' Art Deco (1920-1935) (Chauffe Plat)

Extremely fine, well detailed Grillwork, this antique heavily plated Silver Warming Unit comes complete with all original parts inlcuding its 4 ball feet. Hallmarked both with Christofle France and the early Christofle Hallmark together with the 'Collection Gallia Mark', which was reserved for the more Avant Garde design range of Christofle, making this piece is even more desirable. Complete with undertray to hold Candle. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP and QUALITY are exceptional. Decorative and practical. Dimensions: 9" in diameter. SEE item #6530257078 for a similar model in not as fine condition.

$255

Antique CHRISTOFLE Strawberry SPOON, XIXth Century RARE - Orfèverie Christofle

Nearly impossible to find, extremely fine, antique Christofle plated Silver STRAWBERRY SPOON. Condition and Quality are exceptional. The Handle is decorated with Stawberries in very fine detail and the shovel portion is wide to accomodate the serving of this fruit. Back and front are detailed beautifully exhibiting the quality of old Christofle with the early Christofle Marks. This was a treasured object as the Silver is original with only very minor wear from use. Dimensions: 6.5" long & shovel is 4.1" wide. CONDITION & QUALITY are exceptional.

$375

Antique Christofle / Gallia BRUSH,
RARE - Orfèverie Christofle

Beautiful Hair or Hat or Clothes or even Baby Brush dating from the end of the XIXth Century. Hallmarked, "Orfeverie GALLIA" together with the silver Hallmark of this famous French firm. CONDITION & QUALITY are very good considering age and use. No dents nor missing pins and quite heavy. Note the wonderful design. Dimensions: 7" Long.

$155

Antique ASPARAGUS (Pince) Server, Christofle XIXth Century
RARE

Antique Christofle, France plated Silver Asparagus Server, (Pince d'Aspèrges) stamped Christofle + Christofle Hallmarks. Also known as Double Asparagus Tongs by Christofle, 6 1/4" x 3 3/8". Included in the Christofle catalog with the name in French "Pelle Double à Aspèrges. Gravee repercée (brevetée)" CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY excellent with wonderful Scroll Lettering in the central Cartouche.

$465

Antique RARE Christofle, XIXth Century Sculptured TOOTHPICK HOLDER - Orfèverie Christofle

A very Fine & very Rare Antique signed Christofle TOOTHPICK HOLDER. Quite large, 5.5" tall and stamped on the base Christofle + Scales C C + #4 + #1950530. Quite heavy, SILVER over bronze. Amazing detail of the Animal figure holding the RING to insert Toothpicks, or skewers. The sculpture is incredibly well engraved with fine detail. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are excellent including the Silver.

$485

Antique RARE antique Christofle Wine/Champagne BUCKET + Ice & Glasses

Fabulous 19th Century French Silver-plated Wine, Champagne or Ice Bucket which also serves as a glass cooler. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are outstanding. Dimensions: about 5.5" high & about 9.25" in diameter across the Handles. Composed of Interior Liner + Exterior Bucket + Lid. Stamped 'Christofle France' on bottom of Bucket + "Collection 'Gallia' + O Chess Knight C". The Liner is also stamped. Stems of glasses can be inserted around top of Bucket to cool them before serving. The Bucket, being marked Gallia which was reserved for the more Avant Garde design range of Christofle, makes it that much more desirable. COMPARE with item #3777245534. $675

Antique Christofle Silver CHAMBERSTICK Art Deco (1920-1935)

Very fine early model of Chamberstick or Candle Holder, Candlestick or 'Bougeoir' in very fine heavy Silver plate signed on the bottom by "GALLIA" + "O & C" + "PROD.CHRISTOFLE" + "O & C" again + "2". Made in the Art Deco Period (1920-1935). Dimensions: 6" x 2". CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are excellent. Wonderful in a Bedroom. I do have a Pair if you would like a Pair.

$165

Antique Christofle Silver CHAMBERSTICK, Circa 1880 by Charles Christofle

Very RARE model of Chamberstick or Candle Holder, Candlestick or 'Bougeoir' in fine Silver plate Signed & Numbered on the bottom by "CHRISTOFLE" + "C * C" + "C Scales C" + 04"(see Photos). Everything is original. This is one of the first models made by Christofle. The chamberstick is heavy and the workmanship is very fine as can be seen from the handmade wing nut which holds the piece together. (see Photos) Measurements are: about 6.5" long. Condition & Quality are excellent including the silver, with very minor surface scratches and wear and no nicks or dings.

SORRY, just Sold

Antique ASPARAGUS Server, Christofle Circa 1870 Napoléon III

Vintage Christofle, France heavily plated Silver Asparagus Server (Pince d'Aspèrges), impressed with the Silver Halllmarks for Christofle in that period, "Christofle + Christofle Hallmarks, C Scales C". Made by the founder of Christofle, Charles Christofle. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are excellent. About 6 3/8" tall.

$345

XIXth Century CHRISTOFLE SUGAR Dispenser, 'Saupoudreuse'
Rare Model - Orfèverie Christofle

Superb French Antique Sugar Caster or Sugar Dispenser in Silver and with beautifully detailed Crystal. Very rare model in near pristine condition with no chips, nicks etc. Quite tall, heavy and beautifully designed. Top, is adjustable for dispensing the quanity of sugar desired and then it is automatic. Clearly Hallmarked on the base by Christofle in Paris with 3 Silver Hallmarks, " O Scales C + CHRISTOFLE FRANCE + O Chess knight C". 8" Tall. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional.

RESERVED for Marjolein, Holland. Sorry, SOLD

Antique CHRISTOFLE 'MARRIAGE or LOVING CUP' - Wine Chalice, Circa 1890

Magnificent and rare Art Noveau 2 Handled "Marriage Cup" or Wine Chalice on raised pedestal foot. Condition & Quality are nearly prisitine. Notice the extraordinary workmanship & detail on the Handles. Bowl approx 4.5" across, 3" high. Stamped underneath with old Christofle Silver Hallmark, number 1593675, #2 & #3 and Gallia Silver Hallmarks. CONDITION & QUALITY are excellent. Don't confuse this with later examples.

Sorry, SOLD

CHRISTOFLE Silver WINE TASTER, Circa 1940 - Orfèverie Christofle

Very fine, heavy Christofle SILVER Wine Taster made by the famous French CHRISTOFLE Silver Firm at a time when the quality of their work was outstanding. There are 3 clear French Christofle Silver Hallmarks under the Thumb Rest with the Christofle 'O Chess Knight C' + Christofle France + O Scales C'. The taster is 3.25" in diameter& 4 1/8 " to the end of the Thumb Rest and weighs approx. 70 grams. CONDITION WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are simply outstanding. No dents, nicks or repairs. Beware of Modern Copies. ***I sold an identical Example to 'The Elysian Restaurant' in London, England

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Christofle/Collection 'Gallia' - Silver Plate JARDINIERE / CENTERPIECE - Orfèverie Christofle

Antique plated Silver Jardiniere or Centerpiece with original green glass liner. It was made circa 1930. Came from a French Chateau in the Loire Valley, France. Dimensions: 13.5" Long x 4.5" High. Condition & Quality are very good with minor chips on the top of the glass liner. Created by Christofle at a time when Christofle was not mass producing and their artisans had the time to create a work of Art. The Silver Bowl is marked Gallia which was reserved for the more Avant Garde design range of Christofle and makes it that much more desirable.

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12 CHRISTOFLE Gallia KNIFE RESTS, Circa 1920-1930 - Orfèverie Christofle

Rare to find a complete Boxed set of 12 animal knife rests from Christofle, France & signed GALLIA. Each animal is individually cast and Silver-Plated and each was fashioned as a Cubist Animal by the renowned French Sculptor/Designer Marcel Edouard SANDOZ. Created in the late 1920's for "Christofle's Gallia" line for use in the First Class dining room of the S.S. Normandie Ocean Liner. Having the Gallia Mark, which was reserved for the more Avant Garde design range of Christofle, this set is even more desirable. An identical A single Animal just sold for $150-SEE Items #7371073330 #6178571742. Different animals are rare.

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CHRISTOFLE Silver Cork Saver for Dom Perignon, Paris - Orfèverie Christofle

An incredibly beautiful, heavy, ingenious and practical way to Save the Cork of that Special Bottle of Champagne which recalls wonderful memories. The workmanship of the Silversmith demonstrates the Quality this famous Parisian Firm of Silversmiths was capable of producing. Handmade, with its Dom Perignon Pouch also comes with the Original Christofle Presentation Box for the Purchaser. What a fantastic Birthday or Anniversary Gift. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Exceptional with only minor surface scraches.

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CHRISTOFLE + a French Silver WINE Bottle Cradle, BASKET or Caddy - Orfèverie Christofle

2 Fabulous, Antique SILVER WINE BASKETS. Both are very special Handmade pieces to decorate the most elegant table as well as practical for serving Wine. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are outstanding. SORRY the Wine Basket on the Left, for Burgundies, has just been Sold. The one on the right is by Christofle_Gallia and is available. COMPARE with eBay item #230272291807 at $130

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