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A Superb, 20th Century, Original French Art Deco Sterling Silver Tea / Coffee Set, by the World's Premier French Silversmith the House of Puiforcat , Currently Owned by Hermes, Stunning Luxury at a Very Affordable Price, This Set is in Like New Condition and Includes a Silver Serving Tray, circa early 1900s. Privately Commissioned, Each Piece in this Magnificent Set has been Meticulously Made by Hand, Unparalleled French Art Deco Elegance and Quality Traditionally Reserved for the World's Elite, You Can't Go Wrong Buying Quality - NO MONOGRAMS. The magnificent coffee pot measures roughly 19.50 cm. high to the top of the lid, approximately 16.50 cm. across from the tip of the spout to the end of the handle, and weights roughly 648 grams. It is stamped with the French Government's Head of the Minerva 1 Hallmark (certifying a minimum of 950 silver) as well as the Puiforcat sterling silver manufacturer's hallmark. The House of Puiforcat is currently owned by Hermes and is located at 48 Avenue Gabriel in the 8th arrondissment in Paris. Jean Elysée Puiforcat is the founder of the Art Deco style:https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/487316. Each pieces comes with it's own anti-tarnish storage wrap for easy storage. The elegant sugar bowl (with gold plated interior - Vermeil) measures roughly 11 cm. high to the top of the lid, approximately 10.50 cm. across at it's widest point and weights 342 grams. It is also stamped with the French Government's Head of the Minerva 1 Hallmark as well and the Puiforcat sterling silver manufacturer's hallmark. The amazing Teapot measures roughly 15 cm. high to the top of the lid, approximately 19 cm. across from the tip of the spout to the end of the handle, and weights a massive 638 grams. It is also stamped with the French Government's Head of the Minerva 1 Hallmark as well and the Puiforcat sterling silver manufacturer's hallmark. The elegant cream pitcher (with gold plated interior - Vermeil) measures approximately 8.50 cm. high, roughly 12 cm. across from the tip of the spout to the end of the handle and weights 209 grams. It is also stamped with the French Government's Head of the Minerva 1 Hallmark as well as the Puiforcat sterling silver manufacturer's hallmark. The accompanying serving tray is from a Spanish manufacturer and made of 915 silver. It measures approximately 55 cm. in length to the tips of it's handles, roughly 35 cm. across at its widest point and weights and astounding 1,628 grams. It has Spanish silver hallmarks stamped on it's underside.

Reserve: $7,929.00

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  • Condition

    Excellent

    Starting Price

    $5,500

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    • 15%

    PUIFORCAT FRENCH ART DECO STERLING SILVER TEA / COFFEE

    Estimate $10,000 - $12,000
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