French Antique Silver Egg Cup - .950 silver - Ravinet D'Enfert - France - 1875-1899

Description
French Antique Silver Egg Cup - .950 silver - Ravinet D'Enfert - France - 1875-1899
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear - 26 g

Beautiful French antique egg cup by the much respected orfevre Ravinet D'Enfert c1891.

The egg cup has a stunning decoration laid on a bed of tiny checks. The base has a lovely guilloche banding.

Stamped with the head of Minerve 1st title indicating silver fineness 950/1000 just under the rim and on the base. The egg cup is also stamped under the base with the diamond cartouche with the initials and & mark for Ravinet D'Enfert.

The measurements are 6.9cm high with a rim diameter of 4.5cm and a base diameter of 3.7cm.

Extremely good condition with just a very slight mis-shape to the base of which I have mentioned for accuracy.

Lot details
Object
French Antique Silver Egg Cup
Material
.950 silver
Designer/ Artist
Ravinet D'Enfert
Estimated Period
1875-1899
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
6.9×4.5×4.5 cm
Weight
26 g
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