COMPERE - 348pcs. ANTIQUE LOUIS XVI STERLING SILVER FLATWARE SET 1850-1899

A Stunning, Privately Commissioned 348pc. Antique Sterling Silver Flatware Set from the Family of Internationally Renowned Silversmith "Ernest Compere" circa 1875, Designed Specifically as the Silversmith Family's Personal Flatware Set with Amazingly Intricate Workmanship Not Commonly Found on Commercial Sets - INDEED ONE OF A KIND !!
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A Stunning, Privately Commissioned 348pc. Antique Sterling Silver Flatware Set from the Family of Internationally Renowned Silversmith "Ernest Compere" circa 1875, Designed Specifically as the Silversmith Family's Personal Flatware Set with Amazingly Intricate Workmanship Not Commonly Found on Commercial Sets - INDEED ONE OF A KIND !!

A Rare Opportunity to Purchase an Outstanding, One of a Kind French Antique Sterling Silver Flatware Set Typical of that Enjoyed by the Kings and Queens of Europe and Made Specifically for Ernest Compere", Luxury and Elegance Traditionally Enjoyed by European Royalty !!

Each Gorgeous Piece in this Magnificent Set is Individually Hand Crafted to the Highest Standards of Workmanship, An Ultra Luxurious Addition to Any Finely Set Table,  Stately French 19th Century Elegance and Style - STUNNING !!

Another Exceptionally Large Antique French Sterling Silver Flatware Set in Excellent Condition, Quality and Craftsmanship Traditionally Reserved for the French Court, The Ultimately in Luxurious Living, Unbelievably Intricate Workmanship Throughout !!

The Elegant Dinner Fork and Dinner Knife !!

The Magnificent Table Spoon and Dinner Fork !!

The Dessert Knife with Sterling Silver Blade and Luncheon / Dessert Fork !!

The Dessert / Luncheon Fork and Dessert Knife with Mother of Pearl Handle and Sterling Silver Blade - TOTALLY ELEGANT !!

The Fish Knife with Sterling Silver Blade and Fish Fork with Sterling Silver Prongs !!

The Luncheon / Dessert Fork and Luncheon Knife with Acier Blade !!

The Luxurious Melon Fork / Knife with Sterling Silver Blade !!

The Set Includes the Original 5-Tiered Wood Storage Chest, an Amazing Assortment of 10 Serving Pieces, plus Separate Storage Chests for the Mother-of-Pearl Handled Pieces and the Extra Flatware Pieces Added as the Set Was Built Up Two Generations, You Can't Go Wrong Buying Quality, A Worthy Addition to the Family Treasure !!

The Original Main Storage Chest Open and Showing the 5 Layers and One Additional Individual Storage Chest in the Bottom Drawer for the Mother of Pearl Handled Knives !!

The Dinner Forks and Tablespoons !!

The Luncheon / Dessert Forks and Spoons, Mellon Forks -Knives and Teaspoons !!

The Mellon Forks-Knives Insert Lifted and Showing the Dessert Knives with Sterling Silver Blades and Luncheon Knives !!

The Drawer Without the Insert for the Mellon Forks-Knives !!

The Dinner Knives and More Dinner Forks !!

The Brass Plaque Inlaid on the Front of the Drawer Signifying its Contents. Each Drawer has its Own Plaque !!

This is the First Time This Set is Available for Sale, A Treasured Family Heirloom Held by the Silversmith's Family Since its Manufacture in 1875, The Traditional Luxury, Elegance and Quality Enjoyed by the French Nobility, Now Available for Today's Discerning Family, Includes 12 Stunning Serving Pieces !!

The Two Sauce Serving Ladles !!

The Salad Serving Fork and Salad Serving Spoon !!

The Cake Serving Knife with Sterling Silver Blade !!

The Dessert Serving Knife with Sterling Silver Blade !!

The Large Meat Serving Knife !!

The Two Large Serving Ladles !!

Traditional  French Quality, Elegance and Craftsmanship Throughout, An Absolutely Stunning Set at a Great Price, Outstanding Value for Money and A Very Solid Investment, Protect Your Family's Wealth  !!

This is an extremely elegant set in excellent condition. Each of the sterling silver pieces bear the hallmark of Master French Silversmith "Ernst Compere" in addition to the French Government's Head of the Minerva - 1 Hallmark, certifying a minimum of 950 sterling silver.  The set of 18 Mother-of-Pearl handled dessert knives also bear the French government's "Old Man" hallmark on their sterling silver blades which dates them from between 1819 and 1838; in addition to the French Government's Head of the Minerva - 1 hallmark and the manufacturer's hallmark "D.P.". This set is of exceptional quality and craftsmanship. Check the intricacy of the design on each of the pieces.  The set has been meticulously cared for and really is in outstanding condition. The includes the following - all weights and measures approximate: 

48 Dinner Knives with Acier Blades 25.70 cm. 101 grams
54 Dinner Forks 21.70 cm. 81 grams
24 Tablespoons 21.70 cm. 77 grams
24 Luncheon Knives with Acier Blades 21.30 cm. 63 grams
18 Luncheon / Dessert Forks 18.70 cm. 47 grams
18 Luncheon / Dessert Spoons 18.70 cm. 49 grams
24 Dessert Knives with Sterling Silver Blades 20.50 cm. 52 grams
18 Dessert / Cake knives with Mother of Pearl handles and sterling silver blades 19.30 cm. 30 grams
18 Fish Knives with Sterling Silver Blades 22.20 cm. 62 grams
18 Fish Forks with Sterling Silver Prongs 20.00 cm. 63 grams
18 Melon Forks with Sterling Silver Prongs 22.40 cm. 66 grams
18 Tea Spoons 14.80 cm. 27 grams
18 Oyster Forks 13.60 cm. 27 grams
18 Escargot Forks 15.50 cm. 25 grams
1 Large Dessert Serving Knife with Sterling Silver Blade 30.00 cm. 146 grams
1 Large Soup / Stew Serving Ladle 32.70 cm. 254 grams
1 Smaller Serving Ladle 27.00 cm. 156 grams
2 Small Sauce Serving Ladles 15.40 cm. 59 grams
1 Large Cheese Serving Knife with Sterling Silver Blade 28.60 cm. 115 grams
1 Large Dessert Server with Sterling Silver Blade 30.30 cm. 155 grams
1 Large Serving Spoon 26.00 cm. 127 grams
1 Large Salad Serving Spoon 26.20 cm. 114 grams
1 Large Salad Serving Fork 26.30 cm. 96.00 cm.
1 Large Meat Serving Fork 29.00 cm. 216 grams
1 Large Meat Serving Knife 46.00 cm. 252 grams

A Rare Opportunity to Acquire an Outstanding 19th Century French Sterling Silver Flatware Set of Exceptional Elegance and Quality, The Essence of A Sophisticated Lifestyle, A Treasured Family Heirloom to be Enjoyed by the Entire Family for Generations to Come,  Invest in Your Family's Future !!

Internationally Known Brand, Luxurious Quality and Craftsmanship And the Perfect Wealth Protection Investment in This Current Economic Environment !!

The Front Side of the Fork and Spoon Handles !!

The Underside of the Fork and Spoon Handles !!

Amazingly Intricate Workmanship Throughout, Privately Commissioned Design, High End Antique French 950 Sterling Silver Flatware - The Perfect Wealth Protection Investment in this Uncertain Economic Environment !!

The Front Side of the Knife Handles !!

The Underside of the Knife Handles !!

Ernest Compere, Silversmith to the French Court Worked at 75 rue Quincampoix, in the 3rd Arrondissment in Paris Between 1868 and 1888, This Was His Personal Flatware Set Custom Designed for the Family, This is a One of a Kind Set of Superb Quality and Amazingly Intricate Craftsmanship !!

The Luxurious Dinner Fork - Front and Back !!

Each Gorgeous Piece in this Magnificent Set is Individually Hand Crafted to the Highest Standards of Workmanship, An Ultra Luxurious Addition to Any Finely Set Table,  Stately French 19th Century Elegance and Style - STUNNING !!

Another Exceptionally Large Antique French Sterling Silver Flatware Set in Excellent Condition, Quality and Craftsmanship Traditionally Reserved for the French Court, The Ultimately in Luxurious Living, Unbelievably Intricate Workmanship Throughout !!

The Elegant Dinner Fork and Dinner Knife !!

The Magnificent Table Spoon and Dinner Fork !!

The Dessert Knife with Sterling Silver Blade and Luncheon / Dessert Fork !!

The Dessert / Luncheon Fork and Dessert Knife with Mother of Pearl Handle and Sterling Silver Blade - TOTALLY ELEGANT !!

The Fish Knife with Sterling Silver Blade and Fish Fork with Sterling Silver Prongs !!

The Luncheon / Dessert Fork and Luncheon Knife with Acier Blade !!

The Luxurious Melon Fork / Knife with Sterling Silver Blade !!

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