Silver egoist tea set comprising a scrolling tray, a teapot, a milk jug and a covered sugar bowl. Rich chiselled decoration of lattice pattern, music or gardening trophies, quivers and burning torches, cartouches and rocky rococo style motifs. Each piece engraved with accolé coats of arms below a marquis’s coronet.
Maker’s mark : Martial Gauthier.
Late 19th century.
Teapot height : 12cm (4-7/10in). – Tray dimensions : 25 x 33cm (9-4/5 x 13in).
Total weight : 1222g (39oz 6dwt).
The accolé coats of arms are in dexter the CARDEVAC d'HAVRINCOURT’s family coat of arms and in sinister the ROUGE’s family coat of arms.
Condition report :
- Item(s) quantity: 4
- Height in cm : 1 cm
- Width in cm : 1 cm
- Depth in cm : 1 cm
- Expertissim Reference: 2015010573