Ewer, Water wine jug (1) - .950 silver - France - Late 18th century

Description
Ewer, Water wine jug (1) - .950 silver - France - Late 18th century
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes - 856 g

Beautiful French silver water jug (wine) made in 1789 in Paris. The handle has an ornate shape and is decorated with leaves. Engraved on the bottom are aquatic plants, reeds. The "beak cover" is adorned with a swan as the knob. The swan has its head between its wings. Even the eyes of the swan are visible.

The pot is 31.5 cm height and weighs 856 grams.

French hallmarks with Parisian marks from 1789:
Charge mark for 1789.
Discharge mark for 1789, struck 3 times.
Mark Maison Commune of 1789: crowned P
Master stamp: MF ?? Unable to trace

The jug is in very good condition and is of exceptional quality.

See photos.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Ewer, Water wine jug
Material
.950 silver
Estimated Period
Late 18th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
31.5 cm
Weight
856 g
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