Baccarat - luxury alcohol flask for hunting with rich engraved cut decoration - Louis XVI Style - Crystal, Silver 950

Description
Baccarat - luxury alcohol flask for hunting with rich engraved cut decoration - Louis XVI Style - Crystal, Silver 950
France - Mid 19th century

Perfume bottle or alcohol flask for hunting, in Baccarat crystal, Cannelures model cut with fluting motifs and a rich carved decoration in the Louis XVI style (garlands of flowers and bows), part of a Napoleon III period toiletry set, mid-19th century circa 1890. Flattened shape to fit in a jacket pocket.

Manufacturing of great luxury, guilloché silver cap decorated with a monogram DY.

The cap shows the Minerva 1st grade (950) hallmark.
The inside of the cap is made of vermeil (solid silver gilt with fine gold).
The goldsmith's hallmark is located at the bottom of the cap (we could not photograph it).

The set is in very good condition.

Height: 14 cm with cap
Width: 6.3 cm × 4.7 cm
Silver weight approx. 40 g, including the mount on the bottle, the weight of a big egg cup!

Lot details
Object
luxury alcohol flask for hunting with rich engraved cut decoration
Material
Crystal, Silver 950
Manufacturer/ Brand
Baccarat
Style
Louis XVI Style
Estimated Period
Mid 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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