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    A CASED SET OF TWELVE FRENCH SILVER PLATED FIGURAL KNIFE RESTS
    Attributed to Christofle & Cie, Paris, France, circa 1920
    Marks: FRANCE
    3-7/8 inches long (9.8 cm)

    The cased set of knife rests of stylized animals with elongated bodies, comprising two boars, two foxes, two dachshunds, two rabbits, two fish with smaller fish in their mouths, and two geese with frogs in their mouths.


    Condition Report*: minor losses to plating, lining of case soiled, one side of frog foot to one goose knife rest detached.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    5th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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