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Debain Fabulous French All Sterling Silver Asparagus or Sandwiches Grip

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The grip has a two-part hinged grip form. This gorgeous serving piece is finely decorated with opulent Art Nouveau style scroll and scallop borders, surrounding a large cartouche, on both sides. This grip can be used for pastry or even sandwiches. No monograms. The nicest asparagus grip are undeniably those made by the Maison Debain. While they produced grips in many different styles, it is those from the beginning of the 20th century, designed by artists like Maurice Giot, Valery Bizouard, Aldolphe Truffier and Francois Alphonse Piquemal, in the Art Nouveau style that are the best off all, and which proved to be greatest success. Registered on the 16th of May 1884, Alphonse Debain won gold medal at the Universal Exhibition of 1889 in Paris with this ingenious asparagus grip. This innovative system was picked up by other silversmiths as the prestigious Maison Christofle and Puiforcat. Head of Minerve 1 st titre for 950/1000 French sterling silver guarantee. Prestigious silversmith: Alphonse Debain. 79 rue du Temple - Paris, he was active in March 19, 1884. Patterns of Alphonse Debain were acquired by the prestigious silversmith Emile Puiforcat (Herme`s) that perpetuates today the heritage of excellence of this silversmith. Measures: 3"5 (9 cm) height. 3"9(10 cm) the widest. Weight: 130 grams. The condition is very good to excellent. Micro-scratches from normal use. The grip system works perfectly. A master silversmith made a complete cleaning and polishing. Exceptional in both design and execution, this fabulous asparagus grip will grace your table and will delight your guests.   Shipping and insurance information: Sales only by shipment. Shipping worldwide with Priority Package Express International. We deal with original genuine antiques over 100 years old. This piece is not subject to import tax to the US. We ship purchase Mondays through Friday (outside French holidays) paid items will be shipped on the first shipping day after payment is received. After registration of your order and confirmation of your payment, your order is prepared and packaged with the utmost care to ensure you receive the items in perfect condition. Your package will be insured for the total value of your purchase (s). Tracking numbers (French and international) of your package will be sent by e mail to track your package online on the French website then on the website of postal service in your country.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. The condition is very good to excellent. Micro-scratches from normal use. The grip system works perfectly. ..
  • Dimensions

    H 0.001 in. x Dm 0.001 in.

    H 0.03 mm x Dm 0.03 mm

  • Diameter
    0.001 in. (0.03 mm)
  • Seller location
    TRIAIZE, FR
  • Seller reference number
    081415
  • Reference number
    LU191939273223

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