Lovely Antique French Silver 13-piece Dessert Flatware service by ‘Société Parisienne D’Orfèvrerie’
The set is decorated in the charming Art Nouveau Style with gorgeously depicted vines decorating the edges of the handle as well as the link with the tines.
The set features 12 cake or dessert forks and one pie or cake server.
There are 12 forks are in solid silver while the cake server has a silver handle and a metal shovel.
The same lovely motif decorates all pieces, and they all bear a GB monogram.
The set is presented in its original box which is in good shape.
The exterior of the box shows only little wear while the interior is in good condition.
The Pie server’s end shows a little age wear.
Length given above is that of the forks.
The Pie server measures 10.31 inches long.
The Hallmark is Minerve 1 -1st title –(950/1000) 1838 to 1919 – Paris
The Makers Mark is for the Société Parisienne D’Orfèvrerie, and shows the letters S, P and O separated by a ‘Mallet’.
The mark was registered on June 11th 1910 in Paris.
Their workshop was located 118 Rue du Temple in the Marais area of Paris.