A Christofle 'Rubans' silver plated canteen for twelve settings, mid-late 20th century, French, comprising one hundred and thirty-three pieces to include a carving knife and fork, three various large serving forks, a soup ladle, pastry knives and forks, etc., each piece stamped with maker's marks, together with two associated cruet pieces (135)
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Sold for £380
Carving knife and fork, 2 cheese knives, 12 dessert spoons, 3 various large serving forks, 12 salad forks, 1 pie server, 12 dessert forks, 12 salad knives, 12 table spoons, 12 table forks, 12 table knives, 12 pastry knives, 2 cruet pieces (associated), 12 pastry forks, 12 teaspoons, 2 large serving spoons, 1 soup ladle, 1 sauce ladle, 1 fish serving knife.
Some light surface wear and some tarnish, otherwise in good order.
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