French Silver

Antique French Silver Wine Taster

8885. Antique French Silver Wine Taster

Circa 1750

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A good quality antique silver wine taster of simple plain form with a serpent handle. Excellent quality and heavy gauge silver. Hand engraved to one side with grapes and vine leaves, to the other with semi ribbed decoration. Weight 105 grams, 3.3 troy ounces. Height 3 cms. Diameter 8 cms. Spread 10.5 cms. Stamped on the base and side with French silver marks for Paris. Circa 1750.
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A good quality antique silver wine taster of simple plain form with a serpent handle. Excellent quality and heavy gauge silver....

Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

8902. Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

1764

JEAN JOSEPH DARTIS

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A rare pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and hexagonal stepped bases. Stunning plain design. Excellent condition and fine patina.Each has a coat of arms hand engraved to the base. Heavy weight 1342 grams, 43.1 troy ounces. Height 26 cms. Base width 15.5 cms. Marked underneath with provincial French silver stamps for Jean Joseph Dartis of Montpellier. Date 1764.
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A rare pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and hexagonal stepped bases. Stunning plain design. Ex...

Antique French Silver Wine Taster

8313. Antique French Silver Wine Taster

Circa 1770

Price £1,450

French provincial silver. A rare antique silver wine taster of simple plain form with a serpent handle. Excellent quality and heavy gauge silver. Weight 166 grams, 5.3 troy ounces. Height 3.5 cms (4.0 cms to top of handle). Diameter 8 cms. Spread 11.75 cms. Stamped on the base with French silver marks. Circa 1770. Also marked on handle and on the rim.
Price £1,450

French provincial silver. A rare antique silver wine taster of simple plain form with a serpent handle. Excellent quality and ...

Antique Gold and Agate Snuff Box

9106. Antique Gold and Agate Snuff Box

Circa 1780

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A handsome antique gold and agate snuff box with red jasper stone panels inserted into a solid gold mount. Height 8cm cm. Top 5.7cm x 2.5cm. Stamped on the edge with continental gold mark. Probably French, circa 1780.
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A handsome antique gold and agate snuff box with red jasper stone panels inserted into a solid gold mount. Height 8cm cm. Top 5...

Antique French Silver Chocolate Pot with Side Handle

5487. Antique French Silver Chocolate Pot with Side Handle

Circa 1800

Price £2,150

An attractive antique French silver chocolate or coffee pot with plain styling. The turned wood side handle can be unscrewed. Contains 1050 ml. Weight 764 grams, 24.5 troy ounces. Height 25.5 cms. Fully marked with French silver stamps to the lid and body for Paris circa 1800. Silver grade 950. makers initials JFC
Price £2,150

An attractive antique French silver chocolate or coffee pot with plain styling. The turned wood side handle can be unscrewed. C...

Antique French Silver Fish Plate

8641. Antique French Silver Fish Plate

Circa 1840

Price £2,450

An excellent antique silver salmon dish with a long oval form and reed border. Good large size. Original gilt finish (some wear). Engraved on both sides with a large armorial and the crest “Acta Non Verba”. Weight 2874 grams, 92.4 troy ounces. Length 80 cms. Width 37.5 cms. Marked on the edge with French silver marks. Circa 1840.
Price £2,450

An excellent antique silver salmon dish with a long oval form and reed border. Good large size. Original gilt finish (some wear...

Antique Gold and Stone Desk Seal

8806. Antique Gold and Stone Desk Seal

Circa 1840

Price £695

An antique seal with white hard stone handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has an armorial, a horse crest over a crown, and the motto “Con Fide”. The stone handle could be white jade or quartz cabouchon. The intaglio is a creamier white colour and may be rock crystal. Length 6.7 cms. Unmarked gold (15 or 18 carat). French. Circa 1840.
Price £695

An antique seal with white hard stone handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has an armorial, a horse crest over a cr...

Antique French Silver Chamberstick

8251. Antique French Silver Chamberstick

Circa 1850

Price £950

A charming antique silver double candlestick in the unusual form of an early 18th century snuffer stand with carrying handle. Heavy gauge silver. The tray is engraved with a flower and scroll trellis design and to the centre there is an armorial with two standing dogs and the crest of a crown. It stands on four pretty little feet. Weight 446 grams, 14.3 troy ounces. Length 20.2 cms. Width 9.2 cms. Spread across handle 16.5 cms. Height 7 cms. Stamped on every piece with French silver marks. Circa 1850.
Price £950

A charming antique silver double candlestick in the unusual form of an early 18th century snuffer stand with carrying handle. H...

Antique French Silver Scent Bottle

8465. Antique French Silver Scent Bottle

Circa 1860

Price £275

An excellent quality antique scent bottle with a decorative silver mount. The hinged top has a hand engraved design with flowers, leaves and dot scroll work. The oval shaped body is made of multi faceted crystal and typically of the period, has a rounded base which was made to lie down. Traces of the original gilt finish. H 11.2 cms. Width 4 cms. Stamped on the mount and top with very small French silver marks, circa 1860.
Price £275

An excellent quality antique scent bottle with a decorative silver mount. The hinged top has a hand engraved design with flowe...

Antique Gold Portrait Box - Napoleon

8981. Antique Gold Portrait Box - Napoleon

Circa 1860

Price £950

An antique wooden box with an inset portrait of Napoleon, hand painted and signed “Delaroche”, within an ivory surround. The burr wood is particularly attractive. The gold interior has French gold stamps. Circa 1860. 15 carat gold or higher.
Price £950

An antique wooden box with an inset portrait of Napoleon, hand painted and signed “Delaroche”, within an ivory surround. Th...

Antique French Silver Miniature Scent Bottles

8802. Antique French Silver Miniature Scent Bottles

Circa 1880

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A charming collection of tiny antique scent bottles with cut crystal bodies and silver gilt tops. Four have a tall slender shape with coloured glass and hinged tops, the other has a circular dwarf form with bayonet top. All with French silver marks. Circa 1880. Full details below
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A charming collection of tiny antique scent bottles with cut crystal bodies and silver gilt tops. Four have a tall slender shap...

Antique French Silver Table Bell

9063. Antique French Silver Table Bell

Circa 1880

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An excellent quality French silver hand bell. Good plain style and heavy cast silver with gilt finish and concentric decorative borders. Weight 113 grams, 3.6 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Diameter 5.8 cms. Stamped around the bottom edge with French silver marks. High grade 950 silver. Circa 1880.
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An excellent quality French silver hand bell. Good plain style and heavy cast silver with gilt finish and concentric decorative...

Antique French Silver Sauceboat

7174. Antique French Silver Sauceboat

Circa 1890

EDMOND TETARD

Price £895

An excellent quality antique silver sauce jug on a fixed stand. Very attractive decoration and crisp detail. With a monogram engraved both sides of the base. Good gauge silver. The sauceboat is large and heavy. Weight 840 grams, 27 troy ounces approx. Base – length 24 cms, width 17 cms. Top of sauceboat – length 19.5, width 11 cms, spread across handles 16 cms. Height 10 cms. 950 grade silver; this is a purer grade of silver than sterling which is 925 parts out of one thousand. French silver marks. Makers mark for Edmond Tetard (1880-1903).
Price £895

An excellent quality antique silver sauce jug on a fixed stand. Very attractive decoration and crisp detail. With a monogram en...

Antique French Silver Lorgnette

8834. Antique French Silver Lorgnette

Circa 1890

Price £135

A decorative antique gilt silver folding magnifying glass or eyeglass with a spring clip. Length 15.5 cms. Spread across the lenses 14 cms. Unmarked silver with gold finish. French. Circa 1890.
Price £135

A decorative antique gilt silver folding magnifying glass or eyeglass with a spring clip. Length 15.5 cms. Spread across the le...

Antique French Silver Mirror Plateau

8756. Antique French Silver Mirror Plateau

Circa 1900

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An elegant antique mirror stand of shaped oval form standing on ball feet. Plain styled with reed borders and shell motifs. With the original wooden back. Length 52 cms. Width 36 cms. Height 4.2 cms. Marked on the edge with French silver stamps. Circa 1900.
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An elegant antique mirror stand of shaped oval form standing on ball feet. Plain styled with reed borders and shell motifs. Wit...

Pair of French Silver and Crystal Tazza Bowls

8413. Pair of French Silver and Crystal Tazza Bowls

Circa 1900

Price £650

A very pretty pair of antique serving dishes on gilt silver tazzas. The engraved crystal glass bowls have a gilt border and are decorated with swags and baskets of flowers. Height 15 cms. Diameter of bowl 23 cms. Bases marked with a French silver stamp. Circa 1900.
Price £650

A very pretty pair of antique serving dishes on gilt silver tazzas. The engraved crystal glass bowls have a gilt border and are...

Antique French Silver Table Birds

8604. Antique French Silver Table Birds

Circa 1920

Price £3,750

A fine pair of French silver table ornaments modelled as game birds with articulated wings. High grade 950 silver (purer than 925 sterling silver). Large size and excellent weight. These models are very realistic and have fine chased detail. the 1443 grams, 46.3 troy ounces. Male bird height 19 cms, length 39 cms. Female bird 18.5 cms, length 40 cms. Stamped with French silver stamps on the wing and tail feather. Maker Ernest Eschwege. Circa 1920.
Price £3,750

A fine pair of French silver table ornaments modelled as game birds with articulated wings. High grade 950 silver (purer than 9...

French Art Deco Silver Candelabra

8697. French Art Deco Silver Candelabra

Circa 1930

Price £2,250

A stylish pair of art deco silver candelabra with 3 lights. Excellent plain style with geometric shaped bases inlaid with ivory and ebony. The branches unscrew but the columns cannot be used as candlesticks. Height 41 cms, spread 28 cms. The weight of the branches is 991 grams, 31.8 troy ounces, the bases are filled and therefore cannot be weighed. French silver stamps. Circa 1930.
Price £2,250

A stylish pair of art deco silver candelabra with 3 lights. Excellent plain style with geometric shaped bases inlaid with ivory...

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