Every Antique Has a Fascinating History.. Antiques are tangible survivors of times long gone.They reflect the thoughts, visions, tastes and physical surroundings of our forefathers. Bring history into your home! This is a very beautiful Antique French Sterling Silver Eggcup from late 19th Century by renown Parisian silversmith Cailar & Bayard, with gorgeous Rococo style embossed decoration. It's as classically French as it gets - a very beautiful Antique French Sterling Silver Eggcup by renown Parisian master silversmith Cailar & Bayard. This eggcup is wholly made of the finest quality French sterling silver. The decoration is classical Rococo style rocaille scallop borders on flute spiral body. It stands on round pedestal foot embellished with matching scallop border flared and slightly spiralled downward beautifully. Cailar & Bayard , the company was founded in 1848 by Noël Cailar, a metal merchant, and Pierre Bayard, a silversmith working for the Maison Thouret. In 1874 it became a shareholder-owned company, and in 1875 all of their small workshops were united in one vast factory complex at 37 and 39 rue Grange-aux-Belles, near the canal Saint-Martin in Paris' 10th arrondissement. They are renown for their superior quality sterling silver and metalware. 950 purity sterling silver, used since 1838 in Paris. This is one of the highest standard sterling silver in the world, purer than standard. With a sun for Cailar & Bayard. Measurements & Condition 2.6 inch (6.7 cm) tall x 1.7 inch (4.4 cm) diameter, weight 46 grams of solid sterling silver.
Some age-related light scratch marks to note. Otherwise in quite excellent shape and ready for use. Please refer the detail photos I added. Thank you for your understanding.
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Shop with us with confidence! The item "CAILAR & BAYARD Antique French Sterling Silver Eggcup Egg Cup Rococo Victorian" is in sale since Thursday, March 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "sanrise111" and is located in Paris.
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