Description

    An Extensive Seven-Hundred-and-Forty-Three Piece Christofle Malmaison Pattern Gilt Metal Dining Service, Paris, France, 20th century
    9-3/4 inches long (24.8 cm) (dinner knife)

    The service comprising:
    73 dinner knives;
    24 luncheon knives;
    24 dessert knives;
    24 fish knives;
    47 fruit knives;
    62 dinner forks;
    25 luncheon forks;
    24 salad forks;
    82 dessert forks;
    24 place spoons;
    25 luncheon spoons;
    24 tea spoons;
    46 ice cream spoons;
    24 lobster picks;
    2 soup ladles;
    24 serving spoons;
    4 serving forks;
    4 salad serving sets;
    2 fish serving sets;
    2 carving sets;
    1 ice cream server;
    1 pie server;
    3 vegetable servers;
    2 large serving spoons;
    4 serving spoons;
    6 cold meat forks;
    6 cheese knives;
    17 demitasse spoons;
    1 gravy ladle;
    4 berry servers;
    2 sugar tongs;
    24 napkin rings;
    2 plates 6 inch;
    14 plates 5 inch;
    2 cups;
    4 salt & pepper sets;
    1 tea strainer;
    743 Total.


    Estimate: $800 - $1,200.

    Condition Report*:

    Light surface scratches throughout indicative of age and light use, many pieces are still within original packaging.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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