DescriptionA CASED SET OF SIX FRENCH SILVER GRAPEFRUIT SPOONS
Maker unidentified, Paris, France, circa 1860
Marks: (Minerva), E (sunburst) N (in lozenge)
5-5/8 inches long (14.3 cm)
4.10 troy ounces
The six fiddleback grapefruit spoons, monogrammed to terminal reverse EW. In original fitted box imprinted C. DETOUCHE, PARIS, FOURNISSEUR DE S.M. L'EMPEREUR et des A.T. la Princesse MATHILDE.
Provenance: The Jean and Graham Devoe Williford Charitable Trust
Fine surface scratches to spoons. Wear to box at exterior edges and to fabric lining at fitted inserts.
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