A very lovely and Pristine set of 36 pieces Vermeil Dessert Silverware by Risler & Carré
The set features 12 forks, 12 spoons and 12 knives.
The set is simply lined with a ribboned reed line on the sides and features a beautiful Vermeil finish on top of solid silver.
the knives have solid silver blades.
It is presented in its original box and is in perfect condition, with no losses to the vermeil, dents or other tarnishes.
A beautiful and elegant find.
The Hallmark is Minerve 1 -1st title – Hence 1838 to 1919 – Paris
The Makers Mark is for ‘Maîtres Orfèvres’ RISLER & CARRÉ and shows an R and a C topped by a star with a square underneath.
The mark was registered on April 14th 1897, and was cancelled on October 19th 1912.
The address was listed as 16 Rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré, in Paris.
Today that same space is occupied by the Bottega Veneta High Fashion store.