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Twenty-two Pieces of Christofle Silver-plate Tableware

Auction:
2875B
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2875B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 09, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Twenty-two Pieces of Christofle Silver-plate Tableware, Paris, mid-19th century, sixteen pieces bearing the royal coat of arms of Napoleon III, each with a palmette border: a sauce boat with attached undertray ht. 5, oval platter, lg. 18 1/4, covered vegetable dish, ht. 5, dinner plate, dia. 9 1/2, and six each dinner forks and tablespoons each in the "Fiddle and Thread" pattern; and six beakers bearing the crowned initial "N," ht. 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Napoleon III, Christofle, Crockery, Household silver, Plate, Platter, Porcelain, Pottery, Silver, Tableware, Teaware, Paris

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