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Antique: Two large silver serving spoons - Henri Chenailler
Two large silver serving spoons - Henri Chenailler, Paris
Polished solid silver. Fineness Ag 950 / 1000. Weight 335,6 grams. Two massive heavy large spoons for serving side dishes. Decorated with engraved noble monogram and crown. Spoons of concave ovoid shape. Handles decorated with embossed lines. Handles tapered in the middle part. Widened at the bottom of the handles, decorated with an engraved nobleman’s monogram with a crown. Marked: maker’s mark of the letter HC, French hallmark of the head of Minerva, Czechoslovak hallmark for old goods, fineness 925. Henri Louis Chenailler active 1839 - 1859 or Henri Chenailler active 1867 - 1884. France, Paris 1840 - 1880. Length 29 cm.