This is an Estate Fresh Antique Victorian. 950 Sterling Silver Olive or Pickle Castor Jar from a long time collector of High End Sterling Hollowware.This pieces are from all over place including Paris England Germany and here in the US. This particular piece is a Rare and Fantastic 1870's 11 tall Victorian Sterling Silver Olive or Pickle Jar or Castor.
Marked with the Hallmark of BOIN TABURET. It was actually made and hallmarked by the master Silversmith Craftsman Henin Freres of Paris.
It was probably made between 1870 - 1900. It is in excellent condition as described above. This piece is a beauty at 11" tall and 3" in diam, with a glass probably crystal jar that is 6 3/8" tall X 2.75" in diam, and all the parts fit perfectly. The piece without the Crystal jar, and the jars silver ring, weighs 283.5g!And all 3 sections of Silver are stamped with the French Minerva. Its Heavy and just beautiful! A Stunning Example of the Elegance and Sophistication of Original French 950 Sterling Silver Traditionally Reserved for the World's Elite.
As silversmiths to the Aristocracy of Europe, " Henin Freres " has long been one of France's premier suppliers of fine silver. This piece is skillfully handcraft with the fine workmanship that has made this name a legend.
Renowned for its elegant styling and the legendary quality of their products, this is an exemplary testimony to the quality and luxury enjoyed by 19th century French aristocracy. This piece is in extremely good condition bears bears the hallmark of Master French Silversmith "Henin Freres " in addition to the French Government's "Head of the Minerva " Hallmark, certifying a minimum of 950 sterling silver.My descriptions are solely there to assist buyers finding the items and are not a guaranteed accurate description of the item in all cases. If you do need information I have neglected to include, please don't hesitate to ask any questions.
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