Wonderful French 950 silver and gilt 28 piece fruit set by the top maker Cardeilhac Circa 1900. One of the most beautiful fruit sets we have had. The handles are mother of pearl with a silver gilt pierced leaf and berry decorated inset on the front and back. The forks have the Minerva head mark for 950 silver on the front of the forks. The blades of the knives are stamped Cardeilhac and with a star with a crown mark. There are 14 forks and 14 knives, all in excellent condition, fork 7 1/2", knife 7 7/8".