Sauciere Cygne, Swan Gravy Boat by Christian Fjerdingstad for Christofle, 1935 For Sale
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Sauciere Cygne, Swan Gravy Boat by Christian Fjerdingstad for Christofle, 1935

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The 'sauciere cygne' or the swan gravy boat is a wonderfully designed silver plate gravy boat were boat and spoon create the silhouette of a swan. Designed by the Danish silversmith Christian Fjerdingstad for Christofle, France in 1935. Hallmarked Christofle France. Originally designed in 1935 it was still available in the Christofle catalogues in the 1990s, this gravy boat is probably from the 1950s-1960s. Christian Fjerdingstad (1891-1968) was a Danish silversmith who started working as a creative director for Christofle in 1925. He is considered one of the most important creators and renovators of gold smithery and one of the innovators of the Art Deco style during the interwar period. His designs still appeared in the Christofle catalogues in the 1990s.

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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 3.40 in. x W 12 in. x D 3.90 in.H 8.64 cm x W 30.48 cm x D 9.91 cm
  • Seller Location
    Weston, CT
  • Reference Number
    LU1451212553641
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