LOT 70 Est R3000 to R6000 – A French Christofle Silverplated Malmaison pattern 106-piece Incomplete Set of Table Flatware

Winning Bid: R3,000.00

Item condition: Used

SKU: 70 Category:

Description

stamped quality hallmark, comprising: 12 x dinner forks, 12 x pastry forks, 12 x fish forks, 10 x dessert forks, 12 x dessert knives, 12 x soup spoons, 12 x dessert spoons, 11 x coffee spoons, 6 x teaspoons, 4 x table spoons, 1 x carving fork, 1 x gravy ladle & 1 x butter knife, all featuring raised Empire-style palmette & lotus leaf banding on the terminals (Minor wear, scratches & use evident, minor bending to tines of carving fork) Note: The pattern was inspired by the Château de Malmaison near Paris, which was the favourite residence of Napoleon Bonaparte and Empress Josephine. The palm and lotus leaf frieze and the symmetry of the decoration are typical of the Empire style, which was largely inspired by Antiquity. Reference: https://www.christofle.com/eu_en/flatware/collections/malmaison.html

Auction History

Auction has finished

Highest bidder was: corinnep60

Date Bid User Auto
2021-12-12 11:31R3,000.00corinnep60
2021-12-04 20:00Auction started