A FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, HENRI LAPPARRA, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, HENRI LAPPARRA, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, HENRI LAPPARRA, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, HENRI LAPPARRA, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
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A FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, HENRI LAPPARRA, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

A FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, HENRI LAPPARRA, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

A FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, HENRI LAPPARRA, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY


mask and strapwork pattern, unengraved, comprising:

24 dinner knives

24 dinner forks

12 fish knives

12 fish forks

24 dessert knives

12 dessert forks

12 oyster forks

12 dessert spoons

12 tablespoons

12 coffee spoons

12 sorbet spoon

2 fish servers

2 salad servers

1 serving spoon

1 gravy ladle

1 pastry server

1 master butter knife

1 lemon fork

1 sugar sifter

1 pierced spatula

179 pieces

261 oz weighable

8117 g

Condition Report

All of the dinner knives and 12 dessert knives with stainless blades stamped Paris that are rusted and need to be replaced. The other 12 dessert knives with original sterling blades stamped for Lapparra. All knife handles with heavier surface wear and most with the tips of handles slightly dented. The fish serving knife and the pastry server both with a small dent to rim. Other pieces in good condition. All with signs of engraving removed.


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: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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