ANTIQUE FRENCH FULL STERLING SILVER GILT/VERMEIL CATHOLIC CHALICE Circa 1860s. Noblesse Collection propose you through the photos which follow this impressive catholic chalice. It is full in vermeil. As you can see Vermeil is of a great quality. Preservation with very few wears.With rare wears of use. Religious silversmith's trade piece which dates. Of this chalice : node is.
12 cabochons imitating the rubis and base and cover cup are decorated with numerous enamels. Moreover cover cup is engraved with latin scripts. Hic est enim calix Sanguines mei. With its original sterling silver gilt paten.
Knockdown parts wherein two parts are stamped with the Minerva sterling. Base, cup and paten are stamped with the French " Minerva " sterling silver hallmark (950/1000). Base, cup and paten are stamped with the maker's mark : Pierre-Henri FAVIER. He practiced from 1847 till 1870 in Paris, 44 Quai des Orfèvres. Favier was a famous silversmith's family native of Lyon city.
They practiced from 1824 till 1976. And were the specialists of Catholic religious silversmith's trade.
Many of their creations are. Nowadays visible in numerous treasures of cathedrals.
Weight of the Chalice : 540 grams 17.36 Troy Oz. Paten : 100 grams 3.21 Troy Oz. Height of the chalice : 24,5 cm 9.65 inches. Diameter of bowl : 9,9 cm 3.90 inches Diameter of base : 13,7 cm 5.39 inches.Diameter of the paten : 14,5 cm 5.71 in. In great condition : Completely checked and cleaned by our silversmith.
Some small lacks on enamels and some. (An "antique statement" of Work of Art of more than 100 years old is joined to the invoice). Noblesse Collection is based in Le Mans in France. The firm is specialized in antique silverware.
Belonging to the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century. Our aim is always to surprise you at showing. They are very often ornemental and sometimes rare but always at a reasonable and accurate price. They are all checked and cleaned by our silversmith based in Le Mans and practising for more than 20 years. The quality of packagings matters.
Elements in a very thick cardboard. Your satisfaction is our priority! All our deliveries are free and ultra secured with the care by Fed Ex. If you change your mind for whatever reason, we accept the return within 30 days after the reception of the parcel.
The item "ANTIQUE 1860s FRENCH ALL STERLING SILVER GILT/VERMEIL & ENAMELS CHALICE + PATEN" is in sale since Wednesday, October 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Other Christian Collectibles". The seller is "noblesse-collection" and is located in Le Mans.
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