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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 252

    A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER VEGETABLE-DISHES AND COVERS

    MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE FAMECHON, PARIS, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER VEGETABLE-DISHES AND COVERS
    MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE FAMECHON, PARIS, CIRCA 1800
    Each tapering cylindrical and with twin loop handles with foliate terminals, the domed cover with pineapple finial, one engraved underneath with an inscription, each engraved with a facsimilie signature 'Napoleon', each marked underneath, at rim, inside cover, on cover bezels, the finials apparently unmarked
    9¼ in. (24 cm.) wide over handles
    58 oz. (1,806 gr.)
    The inscription reads 'Offert en souvenoir de mon mariage à mon notaire M. Ernest Nottin. notaire à Paris Bruxelles, Moncaliéri 7/14 Novembre 1910' (2)


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