Dinner cutlery set for 12
Classical Art Deco heavily silver plated dinner cutlery set for twelve, including 12 forks, 12 spoons, 12 dessert spoons and a ladle all marked Metal Blanc; vintage French 1920s.
Condition: fine, minor surface wear
The style of Art Deco was dominant in the 1920s, 30s and 40s. It originated in France, and is short for Arts Decoratifs, inspired by the 1925 Paris world fair «International Exposition of Modern Industrial and Decorative Arts». The style was dominant in architecture and the everyday design, including homewares and home decorations.
- spoon 21 cm, ladle 29.5 cm
How to care
Wash all silver and silver plated items in warm soapy water with soft sponge, do not scrub; dry thoroughly before storing, to keep the plating last long.