12 French Parisian Sterling Silver 950/1000 Vermeil Gold Liquor Cordials in Original Box, Cu ps, Napoleon III Period. This 1870s set of twelve liquor cordials cups in sterling silver comes with its original box. The padded lid is covered with a pale blue silk that shows the name of the distinguished French silversmith in golden letters where was located the silversmith as the stamp in golden letters show in French CH. MAREY 44, quai des orfèvres, Paris.Quai des orfèvres if we translate it to the English is "silversmith quay", The Quai des Orfèvres is a way and a quay, located along the Seine on the l'île de la Cité, in the 1st arrondissement of Paris, a legendary address in Paris. The inner where the cups are resting is covered with a blue pale velvet fabric and carries a compartment for each of the twelve sterling silver cups that are in perfect condition. Each cup is embellished with an array of leaf motif in relief that surrounds the cup and an interlaced decor in the center that is full of details. All the cups carry the French Minerva hallmarks and the tiny number "1" within for. 950 silver (95% pure and higher than the 925 standard for "sterling" silver). The original box closes and opens properly and everything is in place. This fantastic belle époque box with cups are truly elegant to serve any liquor. The condition is very good to excellent for age and type. All the sterling silver cups weigh 115 grams / 4.05 oz. Each sterling silver cup weighs 9.6 grams / 0.33 oz. The measurements : The box is 18cm/7.09" width, 22cm/ 8.66" length and 5cm/1.97 height.
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You can also expect to find unique and rare fine antiques that come directly from Château in France, especially from the Loire Valley where we are located. You will find a plethora of museum quality antique pieces, sculptures, bronzes, tableware, culinary art de la table à la Française, porcelain figurines, majolica such as Longchamp, Chantilly, Gien, Edouard Gilles, carved architectural wood panel and a large gorgeous selection of fine antiques. Our articles were treasures and they will remain treasures that you will proudly pass down to your family as an uvre d'art, they will only increase in value. We will be more than happy to arrange it. Each cup is 4cm/1.57" height and 3.5cm/ 1.38" diameter.
The item "12 FRENCH PARISIAN STERLING SILVER 950/1000 VERMEIL GOLD LIQUOR CORDIALS CUPS" is in sale since Friday, December 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "galerie-amour-de-france" and is located in Angers.
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