in metalworking

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of exceptional objects



Founded in 1710 in Angers, in the Loire Valley, the Orfèvrerie d’Anjou are part of a long history marked by the construction of a unique knowledge and by the culture of excellence. Pewter has been sought after since ancient times for its great decorative value and the finesse of the artistic work it allows. The discovery of the maritime route to the Land of the Angles by Carthage, then Julius Caesar’s expedition through Gaul, favored the creation of domestic utensils “as beautiful as silver” throughout the Roman Empire.

Louis XIV wished the presence of pewter on all the tables of the world, and it is under his reign that the Orfèvrerie d’Anjou was created in 1710. The Orfèvrerie d’Anjou silversmith’s trade still retains the heritage of this period of prestige and elegance. Noble material, excellence of knowledge, it is naturally solicited for the creation of exceptional objects, emblems of the luxurious universe.

L’Orfèvrerie d’Anjou also creates custom-made trophies, mainly in solid polished pewter. They are the strong symbols of unforgettable moments and celebrations. Its perfect mastery of the manufacture of objects in precious metals has made the reputation of l’Orfèvrerie d’Anjou throughout the world.

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