J. C. Klinkosch
FLATWARE SERVICE FOR 12
Manufacturer: Josef Carl Klinkosch (1822 Wien – 1888 Wien)
Date: ca. 1900
Measurements: H 21 x W 62 x D 37, 5 cm
Signature: masters mark for Klinkosch
Description: Original case with 254 pieces: 30 spoons, 30 forks, 30 knives, 24 forks resp. appetizer, 24 knives resp. appetizer, 12 fish forks, 12 fish knives, 24 coffee spoons, 24 mocha spoons, 12 ice spoons, 8 salt cellars, 8 salt spoons, 2 salad serving forks, 2 salad serving spoons, 1 fish serving fork, 1 fish serving knife, 1 soup ladle, 2 sauce spoons, 1 ice ladle, 1 cheese knife, 1 butter knife, 1 sugar sprinkler spoon, 2 compote spoons, 1 asparagus tongs.
Silver has been an integral part of tableware since the 18th century. The noble as well as the bourgeoisie used it in the form of cutlery and crockery. In France, the Parisian goldsmith Jean Baptiste Claude Odiot can be mentioned, who received many prestigious orders from Emperor Napoleon I.
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