Made in the 1880s with a luxurious design of French Napoleon III style. Making of this set : All its surface is finely guilloche and the handle is designed with interesting. Moreover inside of the cup is full in Vermeil (fine 18k gold layer on silver). Of great quality of preservation as you can see! Very ornamental coffee cup with its original saucer.
Dating more than 130 years old to start or complete a fine French collection! Cup and saucer are stamped with the French Minerva 1st silver Hallmark 950/1000. Cup and saucer are stamped with the maker's mark : Désiré THOREL.
He practiced from 1880 in Paris, 60 Quai des Orfèvres. Weight of cup & saucer : 171 grams 5.50 Troy Oz. Diameter of the cup (without handle) : 6,8 cm 2.68 in. Diameter of the saucer : 12,7 cm 5.00 in.Total height : 6,4 cm 2.52 in. In perfect condition : Fully checked and cleaned by our silversmith. Great quality of vermeil with rare wears of use. (An "antique statement" of Work of Art of more than 100 years old is joined to the invoice).
Noblesse Collection is based in Le Mans in France. The firm is specialized in antique silverware.Belonging to the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century. Our aim is always to surprise you at showing. They are very often ornemental and sometimes rare but always at a reasonable and accurate price. They are all checked and cleaned by our silversmith based in Le Mans and practising for more than 20 years. The quality of packagings matters. Elements in a very thick cardboard. Your satisfaction is our priority! All our deliveries are free and ultra secured with the care by Fed Ex. If you change your mind for whatever reason, we accept the return within 30 days after the reception of the parcel. The item "ANTIQUE 1880s FRENCH STERLING SILVER GUILLOCHE COFFEE CUP & SAUCER Napoleon III" is in sale since Thursday, September 5, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "noblesse-collection" and is located in Le Mans.This item can be shipped worldwide.