Demarquet Frères. Silver ciborium



Silver ciborium. The plain cup underlined with a bead frieze resting upon a spreading foot. Cover and foot chiselled and embossed with stylized water leaves and fleurs de lys. Silver-gilt interior. Cover surmounted with a cross. Circular silver-plated piece under the base bearing the inscription in French “Donné /par le Prince et la Princesse / et mademoiselle Agnès de Faucigny- Lucinge ” (given by the Prince and Princess and miss Agnès de Faucigny-Lucinge).

French Minerva hallmark and Maker’s mark of Demarquet Frères (1889-1939)
Height : 21cm (8.3in) – Base diameter: 12.2cm (4.8in)

Weight : approx. 317g (10oz 4dwt).

Condition report : Small dent to the base.

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  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014091914