Bowl, Old wedding cup (1) - .950 silver - Paul Roussaux - France - Late 19th century

Description
Bowl, Old wedding cup (1) - .950 silver - Paul Roussaux - France - Late 19th century
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes - 164 g

Very beautiful antique Burgundian wedding cup in solid silver, on pedestal base with dragon-shaped handles.

Minerva’s head 1st grade hallmark for 950/1000 silver

Hallmark of silversmith Paul Roussaux, 1893

Overall diameter: 165 mm Height: 90 mm

Weight: 164 grams

Set in very nice condition.

The cup was traditionally given to the bride on her wedding day and remains an essential marker in the Burgundy wine growing region.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Bowl, Old wedding cup
Material
.950 silver
Designer/ Artist
Paul Roussaux
Manufacturer/ Brand
Paul Roussaux
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
164 g
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