A FRENCH SILVER ELYSEE PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY
 A FRENCH SILVER ELYSEE PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY
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Property of a Midwestern Lady

A FRENCH SILVER ELYSEE PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 12,000 - 18,000 USD

Property of a Midwestern Lady

A FRENCH SILVER ELYSEE PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY

Estimate: 12,000 - 18,000 USD

Lot Sold:15,000USD

Lot Details

Description

Property of a Midwestern Lady

A FRENCH SILVER ELYSEE PATTERN FLATWARE SERVICE, PUIFORCAT, PARIS, 20TH CENTURY


unengraved, comprising:

12 dinner knives

12 dinner forks

13 lunch knives

12 lunch forks

12 butter spreaders

12 salad forks

12 teaspoons

21 dessert spoons

12 tablespoons

12 sorbet spoons

2 salad servers

1 cold meat fork

1 serving spoon

1 gravy ladle

1 pastry server

136 pieces, in fitted wood case. Together with a silver-gilt beaker by Puiforcat, the spirally-fluted body engraved with scrolling foliage and flowers, 137 pieces total

218 oz 15 dwt weighable

6805 g

height of beaker 3⅞ in.

9.9 cm

Condition Report

The set in lightly used condition: surface wear and some bruises to hollow handles. However, nine of the dessert spoons unused and still in plastic wrap. The wood case nice, with minimal surface scratches. The beaker with some minor denting to foot rim and bowl rim, otherwise good, crisp condition.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

STYLE: Furniture, Silver, Ceramics
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