Rare 88 Pc. Mario Buccellati (Italian, 1891-1965) "Torchon" (Torsade) Sterling Silver Flatware Set (Cutlery). This set is a service for 12, this set contains 12 dinner forks, 12 dinner knives, 12 salad forks, 12 oval soup spoons, 24 tea spoons, 12 solid butter spreaders 1 ladle, 1 larger serving spoon, 1 large spoon and l large fork (salad set) Total approx. weight – 158.60 troy oz. The house of Buccellati is one of Europe's premier silversmiths, annually designing many of the world’s most spectacular creations in sterling silver including the Torchon (Torsade) flatware collection. Mario Buccellati has created exquisite objects for the home since the 1920s. Most of his creations are inspired by Renaissance motifs and nature, which has lead him to create one of the most imaginative collections of silver objects.