French Silver

Early Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

8578. Early Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

Circa 1746

Price £8,500

A magnificent pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and circular stepped bases with sunken well. Uninscribed. Excellent condition and fine patina. These stunning candlesticks are beautifully chased on the columns and bases and have multiple ornamental borders. Very heavy weight 1927 grams, 61.9 troy ounces. Height 27 cms. Base width 14 cms. Marked underneath with provincial French silver stamps. Maker Antoine-Louis Montalant of Vannes. Date 1746-1750.
Price £8,500

A magnificent pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and circular stepped bases with sunken well. Un...

Antique French Silver Ecuelle

8188. Antique French Silver Ecuelle

Circa 1760

PIERRE LIOTARD

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18th century French provincial silver. An excellent quality antique silver lidded serving dish with elegant plain style and acanthus leaf side handles. The lid has a hand engraved cartouche, with tassles and a bishop’s hat, containing an armorial almost certainly for Bishop Dominique d’Inguimbert. Weight 618 grams, 19.8 troy ounces. Height 9.25 cms. Spread across handles 28 cms. Diameter 16.3 cms. Marked on both pieces with French provincial silver marks for the ancient French town Carpentras. Maker Pierre Liotard. Circa 1760.
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18th century French provincial silver. An excellent quality antique silver lidded serving dish with elegant plain style and aca...

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 French Silver Oil and Vinegar Set

8576. Antique French Silver Oil and Vinegar Set

Circa 1781

Price £985

An excellent quality antique silver condiment bottle set. The 2 handled stand has a plain style and shaped reeded borders. The cut crystal oil and vinegar bottles have a circular form and pretty flower and leaf cutting. The heavy silver bottle tops fit snugly and sit into the holders on the side of the stand when the bottles are in use. Weight of frame and bottle tops 674 grams, 21.6 troy ounces. Stand measures – spread 27.5 cms, length 21.5 cms, width 16.2 cms. Total height 22 cms. Marked on the base of the stand with French silver stamps 1781-1789.
Price £985

An excellent quality antique silver condiment bottle set. The 2 handled stand has a plain style and shaped reeded borders. The ...

Louis XVI Silver Chocolate Pot with Side Handle

5449. Louis XVI Silver Chocolate Pot with Side Handle

1787

RENE-PIERRE FERRIER

Price £2,750

A good antique French silver chocolate/coffee pot with turned wood side handle. Contains 1100 ml. Weight 889 grams, 28.5 troy ounces. Height 25.5 cms. Spread 23 cms. Fully marked with French silver stamps to the lid and body for Paris 1787. Maker Rene-Pierre Ferrier.
Price £2,750

A good antique French silver chocolate/coffee pot with turned wood side handle. Contains 1100 ml. Weight 889 grams, 28.5 troy o...

Antique French Silver Beaker

8746. Antique French Silver Beaker

Circa 1790

Price £575

A continental silver footed drinking cup with simple tapering form. Very charming hand engraved decoration to the body with shells, flower heads, foliage and scrolls. To the front there is the engraved name “R. Roze”. Contains 180 ml. Weight 88 grams, 2.8 troy ounces. Height 9.7 cms. Diameter 7.5 cms. Stamped on the base with French silver marks and makers lozenge mark. Also stamped on the bottom rim. Circa 1790.
Price £575

A continental silver footed drinking cup with simple tapering form. Very charming hand engraved decoration to the body with she...

Antique French Silver Oil and Vinegar Set

8848. Antique French Silver Oil and Vinegar Set

1798 to 1804

Price £850

An elegant antique silver condiment bottle set with pretty etched glass bottles. The boat shaped stand with a central handle has a plain style and fine quality pierced silver decoration. Weight of frame 555 grams, 17.8 troy ounces. Stand measures – height 27 cms, length 30 cms. Bottle height 21.5 cms. Marked on the base of the stand with French silver stamps 1780-1804
Price £850

An elegant antique silver condiment bottle set with pretty etched glass bottles. The boat shaped stand with a central handle ha...

Antique French Silver Beaker

8747. Antique French Silver Beaker

Circa 1800

Price £550

A continental silver footed drinking cup with simple tapering form. Lovely plain style. Contains 200 ml. Weight 100 grams, 3.2 troy ounces. Height 9.7 cms. Diameter 7.5 cms. Stamped on the base with French silver marks and makers lozenge mark. Circa 1800.
Price £550

A continental silver footed drinking cup with simple tapering form. Lovely plain style. Contains 200 ml. Weight 100 grams, 3.2 ...

Antique French Silver Chocolate Pot with Side Handle

5487. Antique French Silver Chocolate Pot with Side Handle

Circa 1800

Price £2,450

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 £2,450

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 Jade Desk Seal

8806. Antique Gold and Jade Desk Seal

Circa 1840

Price £695

An antique seal with white jade handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has an armorial, a horse crest over a crown, and the motto “Con Fide”. Length 6.7 cms. Unmarked gold (15 or 18 carat). French. Circa 1840.
Price £695

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

Antique Gold Mounted Desk Seal

8820. Antique Gold Mounted Desk Seal

Circa 1840

Price £695

An antique seal with green serpentine handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has a dragon crest over a monogram and the motto “Nunc Aut Nunguam”. Length 7.3 cms. Unmarked gold (15 or 18 carat). French. Circa 1840.
Price £695

An antique seal with green serpentine handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has a dragon crest over a monogram and t...

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 Bronze Cherubs

8134. Antique French Bronze Cherubs

Circa 1860

Price £1,275

A magnificent pair of antique silvered bronze cherub figures standing on naturalistic bases. Silver plate finish on solid bronze. Lovely chunky design and expressive faces. The cherubs musicians are playing a tambourine and triangle (triangle missing). Substantial weight. Height 23 cms. Base diameter 9.5 cms. Unsigned. French. Circa 1860.
Price £1,275

A magnificent pair of antique silvered bronze cherub figures standing on naturalistic bases. Silver plate finish on solid bronz...

Antique French Silver Claret Jug

8722. Antique French Silver Claret Jug

Circa 1860

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A stunning quality 19th century cut crystal claret jug with decorative silver mount and pedestal foot. Very elegant design. Original gilt inside the lid. The jug has a silver swan finial and a graceful curving swan design handle. There are additional swan themes within the pierced silver body decoration. The crystal glass body has excellent quality deep cut designs and heavy crisscross work. Contains 690 ml. Height 32.5 cms. Spread 13.5 cms. Marked around the top silver mount with French silver stamps. 950 grade. Circa 1860/70.
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A stunning quality 19th century cut crystal claret jug with decorative silver mount and pedestal foot. Very elegant design. Ori...

Antique French Silver Gilt Snuff Box

8253. Antique French Silver Gilt Snuff Box

Circa 1860

Price £485

An excellent quality silver snuff box with engine turned finish and gilt finish. Very smart chunky design. Weight 52 grams, 1.6 troy ounces. Height 1.8 cms. Length 7.2 cms. Width 3 cms. Marked top and bottom at the side with French silver marks. Circa 1860.
Price £485

An excellent quality silver snuff box with engine turned finish and gilt finish. Very smart chunky design. Weight 52 grams, 1.6...

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 French Silver Chamberstick

8470. Antique French Silver Chamberstick

Circa 1870

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A decorative antique solid silver chamber stick with shell and scroll borders and a flower mounted carrying handle. High grade silver. Removable candle nozzle. Weight 233 grams, 7.4 troy ounces. Height 9 cms. Spread 18 cms. Base 15 x 15 cms. All matching. Marked on the nozzle, pan border and pan foot with French silver Minerva head, 950 standard silver (this is a purer grade of silver than sterling which is 925 parts out of one thousand). Circa 1870.
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A decorative antique solid silver chamber stick with shell and scroll borders and a flower mounted carrying handle. High grade ...

Antique French Silver Miniature Scent Bottles

8802. Antique French Silver Miniature Scent Bottles

Circa 1880

Price £450

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
Price £450

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 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

Price £1,450

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.
Price £1,450

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 £950

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 £950

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...

Art Deco French Silver Tea Set by Tetard Freres

8108. Art Deco French Silver Tea Set by Tetard Freres

Circa 1930

TETARD FRERES

Price £3,750

A stylish silver tea set of octagonal geometric form comprising coffee pot, tea pot, milk jug and sugar bowl with cover. Good plain style with solid rosewood handles. Total weight 1702 grams, 54.7 troy ounces. Teapot contains 900 ml, height 13.5 cms, spread 10 cms. Coffee jug contains, 1000 ml, height 16.75 cms, spread 16.5 cms. Cream jug and sugar bowl with original gilt interior. Each piece is stamped with maker's marks for Tetard Freres in lozenge and Minerva head for 950 standard silver. Circa 1930.
Price £3,750

A stylish silver tea set of octagonal geometric form comprising coffee pot, tea pot, milk jug and sugar bowl with cover. Good p...

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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