Silver (950°/oo) round and covered vegetable dish, Louis XVI style, the lid adorned with a water leaf frieze, pomegranate finial upon long water leaves, handles with water leaf junctions. Small shield monogrammed DP.
Silversmith : Richard-Nicolas MASSON, registered in 1798
- On the body : maker’s mark NRM, 1st Rooster with Parisian 1st standard mark and guarantee, revolutionary vendemiaire Boar’s head 1st standard mark.
- On the lid : 1st Rooster with Parisian 1st standard mark and guarantee, trace of maker’s mark.
- On the terrace : Fasces small guarantee for Paris 1798-1809.
Weight : 1148.6 g (36oz 18dwt)
Height : 17cm (6-3/4in) - Lid diameter : 21.5 cm (8-1/2in) - Length within handles : 27.5 cm (10-7/8in)
Condition report : Scratches consistent with use and minor dents. Fine condition