Sale 22DD02 | Lot 39

Set of Fourteen French Art Deco Silver Plated Knife Rests

Catalogue: Doyle+Design

Lot Details

Lot 39
Set of Fourteen French Art Deco Silver Plated Knife Rests
Circa 1930
Of geometric form, with a central gilt sphere, eleven with maker's mark, three unmarked, in a fitted box for twelve, length 3 1/8 inches; Together with a Set of Twelve Baccarat Glass Rectangular Knife Rests. Each stamped with the company symbol, length 3 1/8 inches.


Estimate: $300 - $500

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Metal: this may be an assembled set since eleven of the rests are stamped and the other rest that would fit into the twelfth recess spot would presumably also be stamped; two of the rests do not fit into the original fitted box; typical wear and dulling to patina; some nicks to rims and other abrasions

Baccarat: eight appear to be in generally good, undamaged condition; one has a barely perceptible tiny "fleabite-size" nick to a corner; another has a small nick to one of its corner but also has a larger shallow sliver of glass missing from an adjacent corner; one has a tiny nick to its rim edge; one has a large unsightly chip loss to one if its corners


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