Rare and fine baluster sifter, moulded base and screw lid with toupie finial and openwork of three circular holes designed as rosaces outline with engraved outlines.
Guild mark: crowned FF / LYON / (16)91
Maker’s mark of Laurent Benoit MORANT master status circa 1680 : FIN / L.B.M / 1693.
Lyon, Late 17th Century
Height: 18,8 cm (7-1/4 in.).
These large sifters are heavily sought.
Very fine condition of conservation, without repair or deformation. The screwing of top to body is perfectly fail-proof.
- Items quantity: 1
- Expertissim Reference: 2013060449