You will not want to miss this fabulous Antique French Sterling Silver Liquor Cup Set comprised of 6 pieces, nicely housing in its original presentation box, lined in pearl white silk and red velvet.
All 6 cups are wholly made of the finest quality French sterling silver .950 purity, and having gorgeous vermeil finish (gold-washed over sterling silver) in interior. The cups are embellished with chased rocaille scallop pattern border. As you would expect to find, condition is extremely fine and ready to grace your table.
Hallmarked French Minerva No.1 Titre mark on each cup, to guarantee .950 purity sterling silver. This is one of the highest quality sterling silver in the world, purer than standard .925 sterling silver. Maker's mark of Vve Ernest Compere, 1868-1888 (3 cups) and Alfred Hector, 1881-1913 (3 cups.)
Measurements & Condition
Each cup measures 1.6" (4.2 cm) tall x 1.3" (3.4 cm) diameter at top.
Total weight of 6 pc: 4.05 Troy ounces / 126 grams.
Box measures 7.4 x 5.9 x 2.3" (19 x 15 x 6 cm), total weight 6pc + box is 15.59 oz (442 grams).
Excellent Estate Condition, with some age-related light scratch marks from long years of right use. Interior vermeil is slightly faded according to its age, but still nicely presented. Please refer the detail photo. The presentation box has some minor wears outside, but open/close system works perfectly.
(Item Reference No.838)
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