Five French Silver Wine Tasters
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
- Date / Time :
- April 09, 2011 10:00AM
Five French Silver Wine Tasters, early 19th century, two with snake-form handles (one inset with a coin to interior), one with loop handle, and engraved with the name "Descartes," one with a tab-form handle inset with a coin dated 1818, the fifth with tab-form handle engraved with a putto blacksmith, lg. 3 1/2 to 4 3/4 in., approx. 16 troy oz. total.
all with some light usage base dings. One of the snake-handled with side dents, and significant surface wear to interior surface of coin. the tab-handled with coin with wear to surface of coin.