Thank you for stopping by, and welcome to W Fine Art & Antiques. Every Antique Has a Fascinating History.. Antiques are tangible survivors of times long gone.They reflect the thoughts, visions, tastes and physical surroundings of our forefathers. Bring history into your home! A very high quality late 19th Century Antique French Sterling Silver Tea/Coffee Pot in gorgeous Rococo style decoration. Offered for your consideration here is this exceptional quality Antique French Sterling Silver Tea/Coffee Pot in excellent condition. This fabulous Tea Pot is wholly made of the finest quality French sterling silver.
The decoration is a classical Rococo style; having flute spiral background on the body, the spout, the handle and the lid. The design is further elaborated with lavish Rococo motifs, including Rocaille scallop borders, scrolls, foliage and flower accents. And it's on four especially beautiful casted feet. An impressively large centralised cartouche with intricate hand-engraved monogram.
The work is just superb and done with a master's attention to detail. A very massive, heavy piece. Hallmarked the French Minerva No. 950 purity of solid sterling silver, used in Paris since 1838.This is one of the highest quality silver in the world, purer than usual. Measurements & Condition 8 5/8 inch (22 cm) tall x 8 5/8 inch (22 cm) wide from handle to spout. Weight: 28.6 oz (812 grams) of solid sterling silver. Excellent Condition with minor signs of light use. Please refer the detail photos I added. The item must be in its original condition. The cost of returning the item to us is your responsibility. Thank you for stopping by! All of our items are thoroughly inspected and guaranteed to be authentic. Shop with us with confidence! The item "19C Antique French Sterling Silver Tea Coffee Pot Rococo Minerva Victorian 950" is in sale since Friday, January 31, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Tea/Coffee Pots & Sets". The seller is "sanrise111" and is located in Rehovot. This item can be shipped worldwide.