Debain French All Sterling Silver Asparagus, Sandwiches Grip - image 1 of 11

Head of Minerve 1st titre for 950/1000 French sterling silver guarantee.

The grip has a two-part hinged grip form. This grip can be used for pastry or even sandwiches. No monograms.

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. While they produced grips in many different styles, it is those from the beginning of the 20th century that are the best off all, and which proved to be greatest success.

This innovative system, but also this model in particular, was taken up by other goldsmiths such as the prestigious Maisons Christofle and appears in the 1900 catalog of Puiforcat under the number 6155. Proof that the nicest french asparagus grips are undeniably those made by the Maison Debain.

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 (Hermes) that perpetuates today the heritage of excellence of this silversmith.

Measures:
3.74 (9.5 cm) height.
4.13 (10.5 cm) the widest.

Weight: 136 grams.

The condition is very good for this piece. Micro-scratches from normal use. A master silversmith made a complete cleaning and polishing. Quality, refinement, this fabulous asparagus grip will grace your table and will delight your guests.

We deal with original genuine antiques over 100 years old. This piece is not subject to import tax to the US.

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ITEM ID
081591
TYPE
Flatware
COLOR
Silver
STYLE
Art Nouveau
ORIGIN
France • French
AGE
Late 19th Century
PURPOSE
Asparagus Servers, Dinnerware, Flatware, Kitchen, Pie Servers, Servers, Serving Pieces, Tableware
ITEM TYPE
Antique

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Debain French All Sterling Silver Asparagus, Sandwiches Grip

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