FRENCH STERLING TEA SET CUP & SAUCER c1895 JAPANESE MANNER. A very fine and rare, late 19th century French sterling (950 pure) tea cup and matching saucer.
Decorated in the Japanese taste. From the Paris shop of Edouard Clerc, listed at 7 rue Pastourelle, Paris.
Beautiful period engraved royal coat arms and motto. Both tea cup and saucer with bright cut engraved streaming leaf and floral. With long sweeping vine, and cat-o-nine tails.Cast streaming leaf tip on satin decorated tapering C handle. This fine and very rare late 19th century French sterling (950 pure). Tea cup is 4 1/4 inches.
From handle to rim and the saucer 5 1/2 and. The complete set 7 1/4 standard ounces. Tiny, barely noted nick to cup rim & few tiny dints to center of saucer. The item "French Sterling Tea Set Cup & Saucer c1895 Edouard Clerc" is in sale since Friday, October 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.The seller is "supershrink" and is located in Supply, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.