Very rare "green tea" flask mount - Silver - Turkey - Early 20th century

Description
Very rare "green tea" flask mount - Silver - Turkey - Early 20th century
Good condition - used with small signs of ageing - 155 g

Beautiful and rare sterling silver holder for vial or bottle, with system, probably from Turkey, circa 1900.
Silver guarantee mark, without indicating the grade, "swan", silver content higher than 800/1000.
No silversmith’s mark.
Beautiful quality of realisation and very fine chiselling.
Peculiarity:
the word ‘thé’ (tea) is spelled ‘thée’...
Without glass vial.
Fully functional opening system under the base; the lid is perfectly adjusted.
In very well-preserved condition. No significant dents or scratches. Light friction marks on the corners.
Lovely size:
Height: 11.5 cm
Width: 6.8 cm
Depth: 3.8 cm

Weight of sterling silver (greater than 800/1000): 155 g

Fast and secure shipping from France.

Lot details
Object
Very rare "green tea" flask mount
Material
Silver
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Turkey
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of ageing
Dimensions
11.5×3.8×6.8 cm
Weight
155 g
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