Antique French Sterling Silver Egg Cup & Spoon, Engraved with the Crown of Marquis
A French sterling silver egg cup and spoon set engraved with the crown of a Marquess or Marquis. Marquis is a European title of nobility just behind a Duke.
Beautifully decorated in the Guilloché manner, both the interior of the egg cup and the bowl of the spoon have a gilt or vermeil finish. A perfectly elegant way to enjoy one’s breakfast egg.
French, both pieces are hallmarked with the French Minerve mark for first standard .950 (used after 1838) along with the maker’s punch which is being researched.
Measurements; 2 5/8” high, 1 5/8” to diameter, spoon 4 7/8” long, 47 gram weight
Condition Report; very good, normal surface scratches in accordance with age and use
- Stock # 122225
- Measurements; 2 5/8” high, 1 5/8” to diameter, spoon 4 7/8” long
- Complimentary shipping within the US normally next business day
- Antique French Sterling Silver Egg Cup & Spoon, Engraved with the Crown of Marquis