A superb French silver etui/needle case, heavy and tactile with a pull-off cover and all over engraved decoration of flowers and scrolls. Gilt interior with remnants of gilding on the exterior. A fine piece which is fully hallmarked as follows. In a lozenge with a device between the letters, the crowned D Paris date letter for 1767, the Paris charge mark for 1762 -1768, and the Paris discharge mark for 1762 -1768. In excellent antique condition with no damage and no repair, with just a little to be expected age-related wear. I have many stunning pieces of collector’s silver in my shop, please look at my other items. I aim only to list antique silver items that are without damage, repair, alteration or undue wear. My silver pieces are ideal as special gifts, for collectors, for investors, or for resale by dealers. I provide clear descriptions and photos. The silver is photographed in flat natural light, but silver is so reflective that black spots from the camera and other reflections are sometimes unavoidable. Please check the dimensions of the object carefully as apparent size can be deceptive. Bank details provided on request. Sizes, weights etc are all approximate. The item “Stunning French silver Louis XV etui/needle case A. P. Paris 1767″ is in sale since Sunday, August 20, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Salt & Pepper Cellars/Shakers”. The seller is “13highstreet” and is located in Stroud. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Maker: A.P.
- Composition: Solid Silver
- Product: Louis XV silver needle case
- Age: Pre-1800
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