Set of 12 antique French sterling silver set teaspoons or coffee spoons. Beautifully crafted, patterned with a Rococo motif that includes rocailles, scalloped forms and C-scrolls. Engraved en verso with interlaced initials LJ in lovely script. The set is complete and in good condition with general wear.
Housed in the original fitted presentation box, showing its age. Hallmarked with the French Minerve 1st standard mark, which guaranteed the finest quality French sterling silver of. 950/1000 purity in use from 1838 95% pure silver and a higher grade than the standard.
Bearing maker's marks for Parisian silversmith Charles Vincent, active from 1889 till 1922 at 47 rue des Blancs-Manteaux in Paris. Spoons measure 4 7/8 length. Total silver weight of 200.9 grams. Presentation box measures 11 5/8" x 7 7/8".
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Note that the item in the pictures may be larger or smaller in actuality, the pictures do not represent size. Please check the description for dimensions.The item "12 Antique French Sterling Silver Teaspoons, Coffee Tea Spoon Set" is in sale since Sunday, June 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "micflsun" and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.