Christofle Art Deco set 12 playing card Knife Rests c.1930. Rare set, each terminal depicting a playing card suit spade, heart, diamond, club. All stamped with Christofle marks and for their Gallia line. Original fitted box (box shows wear commensurate with age). Each measure 2.75 x 0.75 x 0.75 inches. Very rare full set.
Christofle Art Deco set 12 playing card Knife Rests c.1930. SOLDby Louis Wine
Christofle Art Deco set 12 playing card Knife Rests c.1930.
Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.