Lovely French 950 silver dish or plate by prestigious silversmith Henri Soufflot Paris c1890. Possibly a christening dish.
French silver dish superbly engraved dish c1890
Beautifully engraved solid silver dish or plate by the prestigious French silversmith Henri Soufflot of Paris in high 950 silver content silver with a small cartoiche engraved with Michel. This plate measures 17 cms across and weighs 139 grams. The engraving rond the edge is particularly intricate and beautifully done.
Condition: Very good antique condition commensurate with age and very light usage.
Henri Soufflot was active between 1884 - 1910. He worked from 89 rue Turbigo, Paris. His designs were acquired by the Emile Puiforcat (Hermes) and are still made today.