Unique French Engraved Gold Gilded Vermeil Sterling Silver Box by Paul Fort. We are offering this divine gold gilded sterling silver box made in France circa 1910. The central etched decoration of the lid depicts a gallant scene: a young couple in the garden of a manor house, elegantly dressednude cherub statue, balcony and musical instruments complete the decorationIt has slightly bombé lid; the engraving is signed HW.The central medallion is surrounded by laurel leaves and berries frieze and guilloche decoration with delicate dots to the lateral panels and bottom. The interior shows wonderful Vermeil, see pictures please. It is fully hallmarked to the lid and rim Mercury Head 1 for 950/1000 silver purity and lozenge with silversmiths initials P (star inside a circle) F for Paul Fort (1910/1919) The silverwork is in excellent antique condition as pictured but for a couple of scratches to the bottom, mentioned for accuracy. It measures 3 11/16 in diameter by 1 ¼ to its highest point, it weighs 103 grams or 3.64oz. The item is exactly as pictured, so please take your time to supersize them and check every detail.
We provide several pictures, we will provide more upon require. Several pictures provided, inspect them carefully please. This beautiful piece would be a must to your collection.
We only sell original pieces. Please check out our other interesting items currently listed. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "Unique French Engraved Gold Gilded Vermeil Sterling Silver Box by Paul Fort" is in sale since Saturday, June 9, 2018.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "britanniaunique" and is located in Montevideo. This item can be shipped worldwide.