Boxed set of 12 fine French art deco GALLIA / CHRISTOFLE Sandoz figural knife rests in original box, antique silver plated metal 1935
Set of 12 gorgeous Gallia silver plated metal figural knife
rests from the art deco period, in their original box. Designed by the famous
French art deco designer Marcel Edouard Sandoz for Christofle!
All bear the mark: 'O. Gallia' . ca 9 cm long
!! The greyhound misses the tip op his left fore paw!! Each animal was cast with the utmost care and silver plated.
The Gallia line was made by the well known CHRISTOFLE
company, Paris France, designed by the French designer MARCEL SANDOZ, They were
used in the first class dining room on board of the 'Normandie' !
in very good condition consistent with age!! ca 1935-1940.