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4 Different Pairs of French Silver Asparagus Servers

Anyone who has searched for Asparagus Servers knows how difficult it is to find greaat examples never mind a choice of several or more in the same Shop. As well it is hard to find a choice of ASPARAGUS SERVERS in solid French Sterling Silver and fine Plated Silver from England or France. I have at least 6 at the moment in my Collection, 4 of which are shown in the Photo with each numbered so that you can find an example that pleases you and I will provide you with the Details and the Price. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY of each are excellent. Dimensions: vary and as each Pair is Numbered in the larger photo simply ask me about the Pair you are interested in. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY overall are excellent. Très beau travail d'orfèvrerie.

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18th Century Sterling Silver SAUCE LADLES, 1788 by Summer, London

Superb, RARE 18th Century SERVING PIECES, a Pair of Gravy Sauce Ladles in solid English Sterling Silver in near pristine condition. Normally the Handles on serving pieces are Silver but Hollow, not these. Each is very very beautifully decorated with a simple yet exquiste Beaded design the full length of the Handles & not monogramed or engraved. Made by sought after London Silversmith 'SUMMER' who died in 1805. These were made nearly 30 years before his demise. HALLMARKS : Lion for .925 Purity of Sterling Silver + crowned Leopard for handcrafted in London, England + Date Letter n + George III cameo portrait & finally. WS for the maker. DETAILS: 180 mm long with combined weight of 90 grams. Practical as well as very Collectible. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. SEE item #190292942400 a 19th Century later Pair which Sold for $180 Très beau travail d'orfèvrerie and the Price on Request DB#218

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RARE Set of 18 Sterling SILVER Individual ASPARAGUS HOLDERS, Napoléon III

IMPOSSIBLE to find, yet here are a Handmade custom order at the time, 18 French .950 Silver (finer than Sterling) Individual Asparagus Holders, Pinces Aspèrges or Servers in their original Handmade Presentation Box consisting of 2 Trays of 9 Pieces each and ALL in near pristine Condition. Made by TOURON one of Paris's finest Silversmiths, during the Period of Napoléon III and Napoléon's Official Silversmith. Each Holder was Handcrafted and bears the French Minerve N°1 Hallmark indicating its the finest French Silver, finer than Sterling (Reference is the Silver Book, "Tardy, Les poinçons d'argent @ P.199). As well, each Holder is Hallmarked by Paris Silversmith, Touron, Silversmith to Napoléon III. Practical as well as very Collectible. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY exceptional. PLEASE, consider the price on eBay for 1 Plated silver Knife Rest by Gallia/Christofle, SOLD for $150.

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Antique FISH SERVERS in massive .950 Silver, Napoléon III Circa 1870 by BOIVIN 19th Century- by Lappara, RARE

Antique 2 pc Fish SERVING PIECES in solid French .950 Silver in near pristine condition. Normally the Handles on serving pieces are Silver but Hollow, not these. The Knife & Fork are very heavy, (290gr) and each is very very beautifully decorated & engraved. The Silver work on the Handles is exquisite & decorated on both sides. Made by Parisian Silversmith 'BOIVIN' who received his French Authority or, Installed in 1897. Reference is P. 144 Dictionnaire des Poinçons, d’Orfèvrerie. Also, French Minerve N°1 Hallmark indicating its the finest French Silver, finer than Sterling (Reference is the Silver Book, "Tardy, Les poinçons d'argent @ P.199). Dimensions: Server 31, cm long & Fork 28, cmlong. Practical as well as very Collectible. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. Très beau travail d'orfèvrerie

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Antique Silver 2pc French Service for Gigot d'Agneau/Leg of Lamb

Quality Silver Leg of Lamb Holder Clamp 'manche à gigot' + a Knife for carving and serving a Leg of Lamb. The Handles on both are very heavy and each is beautifully Designed in raised relief. The Vice and the Screws are original and the Knife Blade as well as the Clamp are in heavy Inox or Stainless Steel which is practical. The Silver work on the Handles is exquisite and considering the use, the Service is in near pristine condition. It is Silver Hallmarked by the French Silversmith 'ERCUIS' on both handles and on the Blade. The Set weighs over 360 grams. Practical and very Collectible.

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RARE Early French FISH SERVER, 18th Century Hallmarks -COLLECTOR'S ITEM

Magnificent Rare Fish Server, 'Pelle à Poisson', in the finest French Silver, Handmade by an 18th Century famous Parisian Silversmith, COUTOIS, Ethienne. The Quality is outstanding. Très beau travail d'orfèvrerie. There are 4 clearly stamped French Hallmarks. The earliest is from the 'Association of Silversmiths' 1793 + P for Paris + Vieillard (1819-1838) + 'Coq ataquant' in a Rectangle + 'Tête de Minerve' turned Right for Paris. Hallmarked as well by the Silversmith, Maître Orfèvre are A * C in a Diamond Lozenge. Practical & Decorative. Massive Moulding and extremely fine Fretwork Decoration. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. Handle is solid. Length: 12.5" (32,5 cm) Weight: 130 grs or 4 ounces. Compare with another Example #6506404514 SOLD for $865.

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Antique Large Victorian Sterling SILVER Gilded SPOON, 1864

Extremely fine, well detailed Hand crafted by a highly sought after London Silversmiths, Henry & John Lias. What is particularly striking about this Fruit or Desert serving Spoon is that in spite of its age, it is in near pristine conditon including the Gilding front & back of the Bowl. Hallmarks are Deep & Clear. Length - 9.5 inches. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. Heavy, 85 grams, 2.78 troy ounces. Look at the outstanding design, etching and piercing.

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IMPORTANT ASPARGUS SERVER Massive Silver French 19th Century- RARE

Majestic, heavy Asparagus Server or Tongs in French .950 Silver (finer than English Sterling) by a much sought after Parisian Silversmith, Henri LAPPARA. Fully, clearly Hallmarked by Lappara + the Minerve #1. This is a 'Rare Quality' Serving Piece which weighs a staggering 250 grams, or 8.5 Troy Oz. Handmade by one of France's most respected Silversmith, it bears the French Armorial Crest of an important XIXth Century French Family. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are Exceptional. This is an Heirloom. Apart from the Crest, no Engraving or Erasures. 21,5 cm Long. Please look at my Photos which do not do this Server justice. From my Collection.

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Antique French Dinner Service in Solid Sterling SILVER, 1800's>

BREATHTAKING 29pc Dinner Service in the finest massive Silver (finer than Sterling) Handmade in Paris by one of the world's most respected Silversmiths, HENIN. Each piece was Handcrafted and bears the French Minerve N°1 Hallmark indicating it is the finest French Silver, finer than Sterling (Reference is the Silver Book, "Tardy, Les poinçons d'argent @ P.199). As well, each piece is Hallmarked by the Paris Silversmith, Henin, 77 rue des Archives, insculpé le 7 août 1896 as a Master Silversmith. Service consists of 6 Large Forks & 6 Large Spoons, 6 Smaller Forks & 6 Smaller Spoons. I only have 5 Coffee Spoons included. As this is an European Service, the Pieces are considerably Heavier & Longer than American Silver. e.g. 215cm long with total weight approx. 1850 grams. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. This is an Heirloom. Each piece is decorated with Pearls, Mediterranean Acanthus Leaves and Flowers. There is a fabulous Cartouche with Scroll B. PLEASE, consider the price on eBay for 1 silver Plated Christofle Dinner Piece or, a Knife Rest by Gallia/Christofle, which just SOLD for $150. Please SEE other Silver & Wine Tasters by HENIN.

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English Sterling MAPPIN & WEBB Antique Set of 8 Desert FORKS

Lovely Boxed Set of 8 heavy Sterling Silver Cake, Pastry Forks from one of London's & the World's finest Sivlersmiths, MAPPIN & WEBB. Extremely fine, Hand crafted by a highly sought after London Silversmith. What is particularly striking about this 8 pc Set is that in spite of its age, the Set is in near pristine conditon & unengraved. The Box, made especially for this Set by Mappin & Webb is also in excellent order & retailed by Elkington, London. Hallmarks are Deep & Clear for Sheffield 1963 and Mappin & Webb. Length 5 inches. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are exceptional. Heavy, 20 grams each fork with Stems particularly thick & Strong. Tines are perfect, long, sharp & even. $

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Antique COFFEE, TEA Set, STERLING SILVER Overlay on Porcelain

One of the finest quality Tea & Coffee sets that I have ever owned. Elegant design , substantial looking and Rare. If you have been wanting a formal Sterling Silver Coffee & Tea Service, but wanted the FINEST quality at a great price, this is it! What is unique and unusual is that the set has was made with .925 Sterling Silver over Porcelain. Applying Silver over Glass or Porcelain dates from the 19th Century. I believe it to be either French or English, there are no marks and it was made Circa 1930. Workmanship is outstanding, with a classic formal design and in MINT condition, it looks as though it has NEVER been used!! The individual sizes are as follows: Tea Pot is 7.25" high, Coffee Pot is 10.5" high, Cream Pitcher is 5.25" high and Sugar Bowl is also 5" high.

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Antique 24 pc ERCUIS Silver DINNER SERVICE for 12 Circa 1940

Fantastic Service for 12 including Dinner Spoons & Dinner Forks in their original Presentation Box. 24 Pieces in all together with the Presentation Box from Ercuis. Each Piece is Hallmarked & the Silver Hallmarks are impressed on the inside Bowl or Fork on each. The Hallmarks are early Orfèvrerie ERCUIS, circa 1940 made in Paris France. Beautiful 'Christofle Marly' type Motif. This is an European Service which is longer, heavier, larger than North American copies. Can be mixed with and is often mixed with Christofle. They were competitors. CONDITION, WORKMANSHIP & QUALITY are excellent with normal usage for its age.

$425

French FAIENCE PLATE 18th Century

This 18th Century French Faience plate with sculpted edges has a white background over which is painted in underglaze, blue flowers with a floral center medallion. There is some minor chipping to the outside edges with one chip approximately 3/4". The underside is in near perfect condition, indicating to me that this plate served little if any time at the table, but was used for hanging decoration and this might explain the chip on the inside edge. 10"

$175

French FAIENCE PLATE / Bowl 19thC Angulème

XIXth Century French Faience (tin-glazed earthenware) Plate or Bowl with brilliant colors, from Angulème, France. 12" in diameter and 2" deep. The colors are blue, yellow, and reddish-brown in impressionistically painted flowers with leaves of green in a rustic pot of reddish-brown on a bed of yellow. The plate is edged in the same yellow and reddish-brown. "7" or "L" stamped on back. Condition & Quality excellent.

$150

177 pc Antique CHRISTOFLE 'Shell' Dinner Service with Display Cabinet in solid French Mahogany

BREATHTAKING, Rare 177pc Dinner Service Handmade in Paris by CHRISTOFLE, Modèle Clément Marot. 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!

DISPLAY CABINET is handmade in French Mahogany and has 6 Fitted Drawers & rests on 4 Sculptured Legs. DIMENSIONS: Width: 24" x Depth 17" x Hight 33.25". Each Drawer is lined with French Valentine Red Velvet. PLEASE, eMail me for Photos of this lovely Display Cabinet which is an Antique piece of French Funiture by itself.

Sorry, sold to a Dealer in Nice, France.