Pewter mustard pot with small pedestal, LILLE, Mid-18th Century


Pewter mustard pot with small shapely pedestal with mamelon lid with toupie, “shell” thumb rest and moulded handle.

Maker’s mark of unidentified master from Lille: large lily / palm leaf / (-).F.R.

LILLE, Mid-18th Century.

Height: 13 cm (5 in.).

Condition report and commentary:
Minor solder marks on lid and handle’s attachment were well executed.
It is rare to find these small smith works with hallmarks.

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012080067