Hallmarked French Sterling Silver & Cut Glass Perfume / Cologne Bottles, Vanity Trio

Set of 3 French sterling silver and cut glass perfume or cologne bottles. With oval shaped cylindrical glass bodies, the trio feature exquisite wheel cut paneling and a deep 16-point wheel cut star-burst to the base. Mounted with sterling silver threaded collar and screw on lids that reveal a cut glass stopper beneath. The lids are beautifully decorated with an all over guilloche engraved pattern centered on top by a blank cartouche. The lids on these bottles are of thick silver, not thin as is often the case with these old vanity bottles. Rather they are quite sturdy and perfect for use as cologne bottles in addition to storing lady's perfume. Hallmarked with the French Minerve 1st standard mark, which depicts the goddess Minerva with a number 1 beside her indicating a silver content of .950/1000 silver, 95% pure silver and a higher grade than .925 sterling. Also bearing a silversmith's mark, visible in the photos. In good condition with no chips or cracks nor dents to the silver mounts, the set appears to have hardly been used. The bottles measure 4 1/4" in height, the base measures 2" length x 1 1/2" width.

LAYAWAYS are always welcomed! Don't let if slip away, put it on LAYAWAY!

If you like what you see or would like advance notice on new acquisitions, please subscribe to our shop. A link to subscribe is available on the left hand column of this page. Visit us on Facebook, keyword search "The Antique Boutique" or Follow Us on Twitter @Antique_Boutiqu and receive instant updates on new additions and upcoming sales.

Item ID: PF-1124

If you were the pending buyer of this item, go to My Account to view, track and check payment for this item.

 

$395 USD SOLD SOLD

The Antique Boutique ®


Tobba Ascano, Canutillo, TX   

Offering Quality French, European Antiques, Miniature Portraits, Fine Porcelain & Silver

Member since 2004

Shipping/Handling:To Be Determined
Insurance:Included

Price for shipping to USA change location


Estimate shipping to a different location:




More from The Antique Boutique ®