Lovely French antique sterling silver and vermeil wine or mint julep tumbler, late 19th - early 20th century. Elegantly decorated in rococo style, this luxurious cup is stamped with the french minerva 1 hallmark, guaranteeing a minimum fineness of 950/1000 parts silver (higher than sterling) and has further been washed on the interior with gold vermeil.
We do not find a maker's mark to this cup. Condition is very good with micro scratching from use and the rim is ever-so-slightly out of round, but there are no dents or dings to this well-preserved cup. Measures 8.5 cms tall (3.3 inches) x 7.6 cms in diameter (3 inches).
As the items that we sell are often fragile and irreplaceable, great care is taken during packaging to ensure their safe transit and arrival. Items must be in the same condition as when received. The item "French Antique Sterling Silver Vermeil Gold Wine or Mint Julep Cup Rococo 89 grs" is in sale since Wednesday, February 6, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "quartier-du-port" and is located in Paris.
This item can be shipped worldwide.