A beautiful set of 6 guilloche spoons (sometimes there is an accent
over the final e)
A machine developed ca. 1620 by Hans
Schwanhardt was used to make very precise repetitive patterns in a
The method seen here was named after a French engineer "Guillot"
refined the machine to make the patterns and designs on a metallic
After the metal is engraved a colored transparent enamel
turns the silver into these very pretty spoons.
Most of the spoons of this type come from Norway or Sweden