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A Guide to Old French Plate

£9.99

Product description

This handbook traces the history of marking gold and silver plate in France, not only in Paris but also at the great number of provincial guilds. The marks on French Plate from the Thirteenth Century to the time of publication (1931) are illustrated. The end of the handbook also has several pages of illustrations of characteristic specimens of domestic silver.
The edges of the covers and spine are worn and there are some scratch marks on the front cover.The book contains no inscriptions and the pages although yellowed with age are clean. Binding is sound.

Item details

Author(s):
Carre, Louis
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1931
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York

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About this item

This handbook traces the history of marking gold and silver plate in France, not only in Paris but also at the great number of provincial guilds. The marks on French Plate from the Thirteenth Century to the time of publication (1931) are illustrated. The end of the handbook also has several pages of illustrations of characteristic specimens of domestic silver.
The edges of the covers and spine are worn and there are some scratch marks on the front cover.The book contains no inscriptions and the pages although yellowed with age are clean. Binding is sound.

Author(s):
Carre, Louis
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1931
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York

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