Offered for your consideration is this beautiful Antique French Sterling Silver Egg Cup with elegant Napoleon III Era style decoration. The Egg Cup is wholly made of the finest quality French sterling silver .950 purity, standing on a classic round pedestal foot base. On the cup's surface finely embellished with guilloche engine-turned engraving pattern with tiny dots and delicate lines. A raised oval shaped cartouche with pearlé border, foliage motifs and rocaille scallop motif.
Hallmarked French Minerva No.1 mark (twice) to guarantee .950 purity sterling silver, used in Paris since 1838. This is one of the finest quality silver in the world, higher than standard .925 sterling. There is also a trace of French silversmith's diamond shape mark, but we could not find the reference.
Measurements & Condition
2 inch (5 cm) diameter x 2.6 inch (6.7 cm) tall, 1.20 oz (34 grams)
The Egg Cup is in Excellent Condition with minor sign of light use. Some age-related light scratch marks. Otherwise in quiet excellent shape. Professionally polished and ready to use or display. Please refer the detail photos.
(Item Reference No.00528)
Antique French Sterling Silver Egg Cup Napoleon III Style Guilloche
Returns are accepted within 30 days of receipt. The item must be in its original condition. We will issue a full refund on receipt, including the original delivery charge. The cost of returning the item to us is your responsibility.
Global shipping available! The price is including shipping and handling charges to worldwide destinations via International Registered Airmail. This item will be shipped from Israel.