Fontenay Jewelry Maker's Mark

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Fontenay

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Fontenay
France
Paris
e.1847

Specialties

  • Goldsmith
  • Jeweler
  • Bijoux Etrusques

1823

  • Eugène Fontenay (1923-1887) born in Paris, son of goldsmith Prosper Fontenay.
  • Apprenticed with Marchand.

1847

1858

1882

  • Sells the firm to Henri Smetz, his foreman.

1887

  • Death of Eugène Fontenay.
  • His book, Bijoux anciens et modernes is published posthumously.



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