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More Elaborate Stephane Prudhomme Knife Rests?

1920? Two simple knife rests or porte couteaux, about 3⅜" inches long, made from folding over a plate of metal to form a triangular tent.  On one panel of each is a fable scene: 2P or TH.  Unknown source.

The designs on these two are really quite intricate and include a good background: the houses, trees, and fences along the road of the race in TH and the vegetation along the trail for the iron and clay pots.  I wish there were some markings to identify the maker of these lovely knife rests!


1920?  Three more kniferests in the same style: "Heron," FG, and FC.  Stephane Prudhomme?  60 from Eric Lussot, Le Rheu, France, through Ebay, Sept., '20.

I worked hard to track the silvermarks on these three very nice kniferests.  On the web they are declared to be by Stephane Prudhomme by at least one seller.  Elsewhere they are grouped with the two already on this page.  I tried hard to photograph the silversmith's "mark" but can only get a blurred representation, seen below.  The scenes on the two above and on the three here are much more developed than those on the Prudhomme set of twelve listed nearby on this website.