Puiforcat Boxed French Sterling & Vermeil Breakfast Set Egg Cup and Egg Spoon
French sterling silver & vermeil 2-piece breakfast set with a simple yet elegant Art Deco style design by the renowned firm of Puiforcat, Paris. Comprising of an egg cup or goblet and a matching egg spoon. Overall in very good vintage condition with light surface scratches and minor age tarnish. There are a few tiny nicks to the edges of the cup. Both are stamped with the French Minerva 1st standard hallmark for. Maker's marks are for the House of Puiforcat, founded in 1820 by Émile Puiforcat. The cup is 2 3/8 inches (6 cm) tall and 1 3/4 inches (4,5 cm) in top diameter. The spoon is 4 9/16 inches 11,6 (cm) long. The combined silver weight is 67 grams.
Total weight with box is 237 grams. The box is in fine shape with no structural damage. The outside shows only minimal surface wear; the interior lining has minor staining from age. It measures 3 7/8 inches (9,8 cm) wide, 5 3/4 inches (14,5 cm) back to front and is 2 1/2 inches (6,3 cm) tall.
The item "Puiforcat Boxed French Sterling & Vermeil Breakfast Set Egg Cup and Egg Spoon" is in sale since Thursday, February 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.
The seller is "dubarrysilver" and is located in Tatabánya, Komárom-Esztergom. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Composition: Silver
- Style: Art Deco
- Age: 1900-1940
- Brand: Puiforcat
- Type: Cup