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Mexican Sterling Silver Woven Basket

Mexican sterling silver woven basket, by Alfredo Villasana, measuring 3 7/8 x 6 3/4 inches, weighing 13.3 ozt., bearing marks, as shown.  An amazing example of trompe l'oeil artistry in silver!Please feel free to ask questions, and please visit our other listings!Мексиканская корзина из стерлингового серебра, Альфредо Вилласана, размером 3 7/8 х 6 3/4 дюйма, весом 13,3 унции, с маркировкой подшипника, как показано на рисунке. Удивительный пример мастерства тромпе l'oeil в серебре!Пожалуйста, не стесняйтесь задавать вопросы и, пожалуйста, посетите наши другие списки!Cesta tejida de plata esterlina mexicana, de Alfredo Villasana, que mide 3 7/8 x 6 3/4 pulgadas, con un peso de 13.3 ozt., Marcas de rodamiento, como se muestra. ¡Un sorprendente ejemplo de trompe l'oeil artistry en plata!Por favor, siéntase libre de hacer preguntas, ¡y por favor visite nuestros otros listados!


Fine French Puiforcat First Standard .950 Silver Ebony Coffee & Tea Service

Fine French Puiforcat First Standard .950 Silver Ebony Coffee & Tea Service

This fine French tea and coffee service, by the renowned Parisian firm Puiforcat, c. 1920, has a refined decorative form that easily mixes with traditional or contemporary décor. Each piece is exquisitely monogrammed matching the beautiful art deco style with nicely carved ebony wooden handles. Marks: PUIFORCAT, (Minerva), (E-baton-P)

This set consists of: hot water samovar 18 inches in height, chocolate pot 9 and 1/2 inches in height, tea pot 8 inches in height, coffee pot 9 inches in height, cream jug 4 inches in height, covered sugar bowl 6 inches in height, waste bowl 3 and 1/4 inches, and original matching silver plated tray 28 and 1/2 inches handle to handle.

This set weighs 230 t oz. without the tray. 

It is important to note French tea sets were typically made with silver plated trays.  The tray with a shaped reeded and scrolled, stepped border, flanked by scrolled acanthus and architectural handles, monogrammed to center.