Christofle Flatware Antique Alfenide Cutlery set for 12 Silver plated Cutlery set French Vintage wedding gift luxury table forks dinner

$843.28

Shipping to United States: Free

Very impressive Flatware set Antique Christofle Manufacture de l' Alfenide, model Pompadour, set for 12 people Silver plated Set Cutlery.

This elegant set made in 1890s/1910s and marked was made in France and is timeless, classic and sophisticated for a festive table or for every day luxury living.
Pattern Pompadour with 12 dinner spoons, 12 dinner forks, 12 dinner knives, 12 dessert spoons, 1 Soup ladle and 2 salad servers in total 51 pieces all marked with Alfemide and Antique Christofle mark.

Excellent heavy quality, designed for use forever.

A classic timeless elegant pattern, very rare to find complete for 12. Perfect for matching with any dinnerware, modern or vintage.
A perfect addition to your table and an extraordinary wedding gift for keeping forever.

The complete set is marked with the maker sign of the Paris Manufacture de l'Alfenide and bears both Christofle's and Alfenide mark.
This silversmith was taken over by the silver house Christofle in 1888, and spent silverware under his own name until the early 1930s. As a result, this cutlery bears both Christofle's and Alfenide mark.

Measures:
12 dinner spoons, 7.9" / 20,3 cm lenght
12 dinner forks, 8" / 20,4 cm lenght
12 dinner knives, 9.8" / 25 cm lenght
12 dessert spoons, 5.3" / 13,5 cm lenght
2 salad servers: 9.4"/24,1 cm lenght
1 Soup ladle 12.5" / 32 cm lenght

Total weight: 3445 g

Condition:
Very good condition with patina, some wear, signs of age and polish scratches but in a beautiful way for a set aged 140 years and expected be used forever.

Since my items are vintage, it means they are old and will wear. Please look carefully at all the photos and ask all the questions before making your purchase. We will be happy to send more photos on request.

I take great care in packing your purchase carefully, in a lot of bubble, tissu or silk, wrapping paper and proper padding before I send it on its journey. I am happy to ship anywhere in the world, as well as combine shipping for two or more items - please contact me for shipping rates if you do not see your country.
For environmental reasons, I try to reuse packaging materials where possible.

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  • Vietnam : 6 - 16 business days
  • North America : 4 - 15 business days
  • Europe : 2 - 10 business days
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I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

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I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 7 days of delivery

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The following items can't be returned or exchanged

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Returns and exchange details

I do not accept returns based on size issues. Contact me within 2 days of delivery if there is some other issue with your order.

If we agree that there is a reason for a return, we require that it be posted promptly following our convo. If the item is returned beyond one week following our convo, a re-stocking fee of 20% will be deducted. This amount will increase by 10% for each successive week.

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