We ship to the USA, Internationally and Across Canada. Please Contact or call us directly at 1.855.260.9057 / 416.260.9057
Inline - modal window

Please sign up to be the first to hear about our promotions, vintage decor and sparking new jewellery!


  

Your Account

Page Content Top
Page Content

French 950 Fine Silver Basin

Product Details

Ornate 950 Fine Silver basin, French circa 1879-1893.

The rim is decorated with 3 dimensional applied floral borders, below which is a wide engraved scrolling band and a second wider band of finely engraved ribbing with stylized 4 petal florets.

The basin bears the trademark of Jean Lucien Ferry (born 1855) which is an impressed diamond shape bearing the word "Ferry", a 5 pointed star above and a wheel beneath. Ferry's workshop produced from 1878 until he sold his business in 1893.  The basin has the French export mark introduced in 1879; that of the god Mercury with the number 1 at his chin.

17 1/4" (43.8cm) diameter, 5 1/4" (13.4cm) high.

1525.9 grams

 

  • Product CodeFRE2HT3J18
  • ManufacturerJean Lucien Ferry, France

RVP