Offered for your consideration is a very beautiful Antique French Sterling Silver Tea/Coffee Cup & Saucer Set in its original presentation box. The cup and saucer is wholly made of the finest quality French sterling silver. The design is most opulent Rococo or Louis XVI style rocaille decoration, finely embellished with embossed scallop border on twist fluted body. The centralised Rococo cartouche is free from any form of personalisation. The box is upholstered with cream white silk lining.
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Hallmarked a trace of French Minerva No.1 Titre on each piece, 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 or Armand Frénais, active 1877 till 1927.
Measurements & Condition
Cup:2.1" (5.4 cm) tall x 2.3" (6 cm) diameter, weight 2.44 troy ounces (76 grams.)
Saucer:4.7" (12 cm) diameter x 0.4" (1.2 cm) tall, weight 2.44 troy ounces (76 grams.)
Box measures 7.2 x 5.5 x 3.7" (18.5 x 14 x 9.5 cm)
Total weight w/Box 15.7 ounces (446 grams)
Excellent Estate Condition with some age-related light scratch marks from long years of right use. The box is also in excellent shape, open/close latch works as it should. Please refer the detail photos.
(Item Reference No.846)
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