Rare and beautiful silver stew fork, Louis XV period.
The spatula is engraved with JDF initials all intertwined.
It is heavy, in good condition: the nets and the shells are not worn, the spatula and the teeth are very thick and the punches are well stamped on the rod.
TOULOUSE, 1768 to 1773.
M.O: Barthélémy SAMSON.
Length: 24.5 cm / Weight: 161 g.
The SAMSONS are part of a great Toulouse dynasty.
No restorations, no polishing.
It is rare to find a beautiful stewing fork and even more in the shell model.