They reflect the thoughts, visions, tastes and physical surroundings of our forefathers. Bring history into your home! This is an absolutely gorgeous, rare and exceptional quality Antique French Sterling Silver Sugar Bowl by Richard-Emile Agu, from very early of 19th Century, a real Napoleon's First Empire era. DELIGHTED TO HAVE FOR sale this exceptionally gorgeous and rare Antique French Sterling Silver Sugar Bowl from Napoleon Bonaparte's French First Empire era. The design is true to the period; classic Napoleonic style with richly detailed figural ornamentation in dynamic composition.The Sugar Bowl is standing on round pedestal foot with baluster stem, has two side handles with swan figurine accent. The body's surface is clean and smooth, embellished with raised floral medallion and profile of ancient Greek or Roman warrior and goddess. One of the main attraction of this fabulous Sugar Bowl is lid - plain round shape with hand-etched floral pattern, finished with a large finial: figurine features a cherub ridding on a mythological fish or dolphin, holding a knife and ready to hunt his pry. Hallmarked French Second Rooster No. 1 Titre mark to guarantee.
This is one of the highest quality sterling silver in the world, purer than standard. Maker's mark of Richard-Emile AGU at address rue St-Honoré, terrain des Capucins, Île St-Louis. Registered 1805, specialised in large sterling silver pieces.A special find for you! Measurements & Condition 5.1 inch (13 cm) tall x 7.9 inch (20 cm) wide with side handles. (bowl 12.5 cm / base 6.5 cm diameter) Weight 18.87 oz (535 grams) Excellent Estate Condition considering its age, with minor sign of light use. Please refer the detail photos I added. The item must be in its original condition.
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All of our items are thoroughly inspected and guaranteed to be authentic. Shop with us with confidence! The item "ANTIQUE FRENCH STERLING SILVER SUGAR BOWL CENTERPIECE NAPOLEON EMPIRE ERA STYLE" is in sale since Saturday, April 10, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.
925)\Sugar Bowls & Tongs". The seller is "sanrise111" and is located in Chambéry. This item can be shipped worldwide.