ANTIQUE 19thC RARE FRENCH ODIOT SOLID SILVER CAST FIGURAL SALT CELLARS c.1830

ANTIQUE 19thC RARE FRENCH ODIOT SOLID SILVER CAST FIGURAL SALT CELLARS c.1830

9,995.00

19th Century French silver set of four figural salt-cellars, exceptionally rare, each on a shaped oval base on cast scroll paw feet, the double bowls modelled as shells and supported on the tail of a dolphin which forms the stem, the interior richly gilt.

Hallmarked French silver (950), Paris, year 1819-1938, Marks for Maison Odiot - Charles Nicolas Odiot.


REFERENCE NUMBER: A4203

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DESCRIPTION

Antique 19th Century French solid silver set of four figural salt-cellars, exceptionally rare, each on a shaped oval base on cast scroll paw feet, the double bowls modelled as shells and supported on the tail of a dolphin which forms the stem, the interior richly gilt.

Each Hallmarked French silver (950 standard), Paris, year 1819-1938, Marks for Maison Odiot - Charles Nicolas Odiot (active 1827-1869), each base stamped "ODIOT". Charles Nicolas Odiot inherited the direction of Odiot in 1827 and was purveyor of silverware by appointment to His Majesty the King Louis-Philippe and to the Royal Family of Orleans, excelling in the revived rocaille style.

CONDITION

In Great Condition - No Damage.

SIZE

Height (each): 11cm
Width (each): 14 x 8cm
Total Weight: 1045g