ITALIAN 206pc. ANTIQUE "FRANCES 1" STERLING SILVER
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Lot 0158 Details
An Amazing 206pc. Antique Sterling Silver Flatware Set by Renowned Italian Silversmith "A. CESA S.C." in Their Classic, Stunningly Ornate Pattern Similar to Reed & Barton's Rare "Frances 1" Pattern, Includes 8 Covered Anti-Tarnish Trays, A Gorgeous Set in Excellent Condition and Offered at A Very Low Price - Circa early 1900s. This is A Rare Opportunity to Purchase a Large Sterling Silver Flatware Set in a Much Sought After Pattern, Each Piece is Meticulously Made by Hand, You Won't Often Find an Ornate Set of This Quality and Craftsmanship. The Traditional Luxury, Elegance and Quality Typically Enjoyed by European Nobility, You Can't Go Wrong Buying Quality, A Very Wise and Practical Wealth Protection Mechanism, Protect Your Family's Wealth, No Monograms on Any of the Pieces - ANOTHER RARITY.
This is an extremely elegant set in excellent condition. Each of the sterling silver pieces bear the Italian sterling silver hallmark "1 AL" - A. CESA S.C., Via Trotti, 10, Alessandria, Italy; active from March 1935 until December 1971. The set of 12 Mother-of-Pearl handled dessert knives with vermeil blades is French and each piece bears the French government's Head of the Minerva-1 hallmark certifying a minimum of 950 sterling silver in addition to the manufacturer's hallmark of Pierre Queille; dating them from between 1814 and 1846. This set is of exceptional quality and craftsmanship. Check the intricacy of the design on each of the pieces. The set has been meticulously cared for and really is in outstanding condition. The set includes the following - all weights and measures approximate:
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