An absolutely Charming Set of 4 Antique French Vermeil or 18 Carat Gilded Silver with matching Mustard Spoon by Edmond BONNESCOEUR.
The five pieces are delicately worked in the the Louis XV Style with shell shaped spoon bowls dotted with tiny etched flowers.
The handles are worked with silver knots and the same tiny etched flowers which surround an LB Monogram.
The pieces are intact with the Vermeil untouched – just lovely.
They come in their presentation box which is in fine condition.
The salt spoon are 3.93 inches long.
The mustard spoon is 5.70 inches long.
The Hallmark is Minerva 1-1st Title (950/1000)-for Paris 1838/1919
The Maker’s Mark is for Edmond BONNESCOEUR and shows his name spelled out with a Lyre underneath.
He registered his mark on January 7th 1887.
His workshop was located 11 Rue de Crussol in Paris.