1870 rare French Baccarat gold crystal liquor service decanter, cups and tray.
Exceptional and antique French Baccarat gold enamel crystal liquor service, Napoleon III period. Comprising of a decanter, seven cups and original tray. The gold enamel is entirely hand applied. These pieces are unmarked, made prior to the acid etched mark first used by the firm in 1936.
Baccarat The French luxury brand Baccarat is considered the most famous glassworks in the world. circa 1870 Founded in 1764 by decree of King Louis XV, the crystal symbol of "Art de vivre à la française", has attracted over the centuries great personalities like Louis XVIII, Tsar Nicolas II, the Maharajas or Prince Rainier. The pieces - stemware, chandeliers, candlesticks, vases, bottles of perfume or jewelry - are created for 250 years by glassblowers, cutters, engravers and gilders, an elite consisting especially of a Master of Art and the 22 best workers of France.
Measures : 12"8 x 9" (32.5 cm x 23 cm) tray, 9" (23 cm) decanter, 2" (5 cm) cordials.
Weight: 2052 grams.
The condition is very good for this service. No chips or cracks, light rubs on gilding the top of the decanter. No deposit on the bottom of the decanter or glasses. Rare Service by Baccarat Napoleon III Period, Exceptional in both design and execution, this fabulous service will grace your table and will delight your guests.
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We deal with original genuine antiques over 100 years old. This set is not subject to import tax to the US.
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