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Antiques are tangible survivors of times long gone. They reflect the thoughts, visions, tastes and physical surroundings of our forefathers. Bring history into your home! This is a very large and impressively heavy Antique French Sterling Silver Serving Dish , or Corbeille in French, by prestigious Parisian silversmith Emile PUIFORCAT. OFFERED FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION is this fabulous Antique French Sterling Silver Serving Dish by one of the most prestigious Parisian silversmith Emile PUIFORCAT , in excellent condition.
This Serving Dish is wholly made of finest quality French sterling silver. 950 purity, weighs heavy 35.45 oz/1,005 grams. Of particular note in this attractive serving dish is very versatile and useful size; 10.6 x 8.7 inch (27 x 22 cm,) and 1.8 inch (4.5 cm) deep. The design is extremely elegant, sharp and crisp, but it also has tremendous presence and pleasing softness. The edge is richly decorated with interlaced ribbon and pearl border with acanthus accent on corners.
1 Titre mark, which guaranteed 950/1000 purity solid sterling silver, used in Paris since 1838. This is one of the highest quality silver contents, higher than standard 925/1000 sterling. Maker's mark of Emile Puiforcat and brand mark "PUIFORCAT". The Maison Puiforcat was established on 1857 at 18, then 16 rue Chapon in Paris.
Emile died in 1883 and his successors maintained the same maker's mark, flourished to the one of the most renown Parisian silversmith till today. A special find for you! Measurements & Condition 10.6 inch (27 cm) wide x 8.7 inch (22 cm) large x 1.8 inch (4.5 cm) deep. Weight of Sterling Silver: 35.45 oz 1,002 grams.
Excellent Estate Condition with minor sign of light use, some age-related light scratch marks commensurate with age. Please refer the detail photos I added. The item must be in its original condition. The cost of returning the item to us is your responsibility. Thank you for stopping by!All of our items are thoroughly inspected and guaranteed to be authentic. Shop with us with confidence! The item "PUIFORCAT 19C Antique French Sterling Silver Serving Dish Bowl Centerpiece Heavy" is in sale since Saturday, February 27, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "sanrise111" and is located in Chambéry.
This item can be shipped worldwide.