A La Vieille Cite

Paris, FR

About A La Vieille Cite

Located since 1952 until 2008, 350 Rue Saint Honoré, Paris, successor of Spingarn's family "Ye olde Curiosity Shop" and Djanchieff's family, A la Vieille Cité belongs today to Martin Du Daffoy's team. Specialist in 18th century snuffboxes, russian art, russian and french antique silver, historicals jewels and items. Placed now in a private 18th century appartement near Drouot, on appointment only. Always cake and vodka for the tea time.

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Karl Fabergé
Antique 1890-1899 Russia Cigar Boxes and Humidors
Gold
An 18-carat pink gold case with invisible hinged lid, the short ends rounded, the top and bottom engraved with a sunburst reeded pattern. The end with a vesta case compartment. Viole...
Risler & Carré
Antique 1900-1909 France Louis XVI Soup Tureens
Silver, Sterling Silver
Polished and matte, engraved and chiseled, fused and welded, hammered, alls the silversmith's technique in an unusual round pot à oille comprising a soup tureen, its cover and its ma...
2010- Portugal Sterling Silver
Gold Plate, Sterling Silver
Bourbon barrel-shaped, sterling silver matte cup, interior gilted. New. Handmade in Portugal. Weight: 101g Available by one or 6 or 12. More on order.
2010- France Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Individual saucepan for sauce. French sterling silver 950. New. Handmade in Paris, France. Weight: 67.1 g Available by one or 6 or 12. More on order.   
Antique 1900-1909 France French Provincial Ceramics
Silver Plate, Terracotta
Bicolour terracotta glazed soup tureen framed with a silver plate Rococo flange. Swirling silver plate handle on the cover. Mark on the bottom: VS/ B1. Typical French Provençal ...
Antique 1860-1869 France Napoleon III Collectible Jewelry
Gold, Silver, Precious Stone
Brooch dite "à la traîne" of foliage design, composed of three detachable motifs, each set with antique cut diamonds on gold and silver. Combinable in three brooches and a ...
2010- France Other Prints
Paper
"Inspecteur Lavergne", breeder Doriat 1924, print of the eponym watercolor by Françoise Piquet-Vadon 2017 for the Conservatory of Peony. Inspired by the works of Redou...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century France Belle Époque Decorative Boxes
Precious Stone
Cover presents a large garnet cabochon weight approximately 100-carats inset with a butterfly in diamond roses, sapphires and rubies. The rim mount in yellow gold. Base in crystal ca...
Antique 1790-1799 Russia Other Soup Tureens
Gold, Silver
A very rare silver-gilded antique Russian meat-dish. A pagoda shaped cover on a round bowl screwed to the dish. Bordered with palms. Cover decorated with a large laurel fruit onto ...
Van Cleef & Arpels
Vintage 1920-1929 France Art Deco Jewelry Boxes
Gold
An Art Deco in Japanese topic three color of gold powder box, overall engraved with cherry tree foliage. Trunk and pistil in white gold, petal in yellow gold on a pink gold burnishin...
Vintage 1970-1979 France Other Sterling Silver
Silver, Sterling Silver
A very large silver sterling saucepan, removable wood handle. In good condition. Perfetto per la pasta. Weight: 1 192 g Maker mark: SPBA, french maker but unidentified. French ...
Vintage 1970-1979 Europe Other Serving Bowls
Silver Plate, Cut Glass
A large caviar bowl in two parts, a glass round bowl, for ice, circled by silver plated frame with two handles containing a bowl for caviar and its cover ciphered MH resting on a bra...

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