His very handsome antique or vintage French silver plated tea and coffee service from the 1900's-1930's includes a coffee pot, a tea pot, a cream pitcher and a sugar bowl, all in the. The handles are beautifully crafted in Makassar ebony and joined with a shell shaped attachment. The sinuous curves of the handles and spouts recall the. Style, and, along with the elegant shape of the finials and levers on the lids, add a very stylish touch to the ensemble.
Each piece bears the maker's mark of. Were master silversmiths in Paris. Were brothers who took over the business of their father. In the late 19th century. The maker's mark consists of the letters "S" and "F" surrounding the image of a star placed above three other stars.There is a second mark indicating that the content of silver is 25 grams for the coffee and the tea pots, 15 grams for the sugar bowl and 10 grams for the cream pitcher. This service is in excellent condition with the exception of faint scratches due to age and normal use and a scratch underneath the spout of the cream pitcher.
This set will add an elegant "French" touch to your tea or coffee table as well as a stylish addition to any collection. Please refer to the detailed photos on this page. Height of the coffee pot: 9 inches (23 cm).Height of the tea pot: 7 7/8 inches (20cm). Height of the sugar bowl: 6 ¼ inches (16 cm). Height of the cream pitcher: 4 inches (10 cm). Total weight: 4.36 pounds 1977 gr. We try to describe all items as fully as possible, but it is impossible to describe every aspect of an object. We give the history of an object to the best of our abilities, but we may make mistakes. Please look at our photos. And see more beautiful examples of French silver.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Silverplate\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "jerrymartel" and is located in this country: FR.