The feet stand on lions claws and are attached to the bodies with a motif of palm fronds, leaves and lion's heads. The edges of the lids and the mid-part of the bodies are embellished with borders of stylized lotus leaves or. Each piece is engraved with a shield surrounded by two laurel branches and displaying an eagle standing on a globe with a laurel branch in its beak. The lids, the feet and the bodies bear the French.
Hallmark, indicating the highest quality of French sterling silver (950/1000), used in Paris since 1838. Is the guarantee that the sterling is at least 95% silver. The lids and body also bear the makers mark consisting of the initials E and V surrounding the image of a star, the mark of. Master silversmith located in the.
In Paris beginning in 1913. This set is in very good condition with the exception of faint scratches, a very tiny, barely visible, dent on the tea pot and signs of normal use and great age. Please refer to the detailed photos on this page. This very stylish coffee and tea set will be a prestigious addition to your table setting or your collection. Height of the coffee pot: 11 inches (28 cm).Height of the tea pot: 9 inches (23 cm). Height of the cream pitcher: 5 7/8 inches (15 cm). Height of the sugar bowl: 6 ½ inches (16.50 cm). Capacity of the coffee pot: 1 liter (34 ounces). Capacity of the tea pot: 1 liter (34 ounces). Total weight: 5.84 pounds 2650 gr. These charges are the buyers responsibility. We try to describe all items as fully as possible, but it is impossible to describe every aspect of an object. We give the history of an object to the best of our abilities, but we may make mistakes.
Please look at our photos. And see more beautiful examples of French silver.The item "Antique French Sterling Silver Coffee Tea Set Service, Pot, Empire, Swan, Lion" is in sale since Friday, November 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "jerrymartel" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.