Outstanding & rare late 19th c french sterling silver tea / coffee set (Coffee pot, tea pot, creamer, sugar bowl). Louis XVI style (Magnificent quality decoration : handles, finials, foot). Gilded inside creamer & sugar bowl. French sterling silver mark (950 Minerve).
Emile Puiforcat silversmith (Paris since 1857) : One of the most prestigious French silversmith. Very good condition tea pot : The handle moves because a small pin is missing ; creamer : small deformation (feet), small dents ; light dents, beautiful shine. Coffee pot : height 27,3cm (10,74inch), handle-spout lenght 22,6cm (8,9inch). Capacity 1,25L (42,26Fl oz).
Tea pot : height 20,5cm (8,07inch), handle-spout lenght 24,2cm (9,52inch). Capacity 1,2L (40,57Fl oz). Sugar bowl : height 17,7cm (6,97inch), diameter (with handles) 19,4cm (7,63inch).Capacity 0,85L (28,74Fl oz). Creamer : height 15,3cm (6,02inch) handle-spout lenght 12,9cm (5,07inch). Capacity 0,37L (12,51Fl oz). Total weight 2379gr (83,91oz). Rare set and of very high quality.
The item "Outstanding french sterling silver tea coffee set Louis XVI st E Puiforcat Nap 3" is in sale since Wednesday, April 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "super-starliner" and is located in Nevers.This item can be shipped worldwide.