Magnificent Neoclassical Soup Tureen or Centerpiece for its design, remarkable quality of execution and condition made by one of the very famous Master French Silversmith named “Tetard Freres”. Round shaped resting on a pedestal decorated by filets and pearls with two handles adorned by chased silver oak and acanthus leaves decoration at their base.The cover is surrounded by pearls and surmounted by a crown shaped knob on a foliaged terrace. Carries the 1st standard “Minerve” Mark (guaranteing 0.950 silver content) and “Tetard Freres” makers mark on both the the cover and the base.
Creator: Tetard Freres (Metalworker)
In the Style Of: Neoclassical
Place of Origin: France
Date of Manufacture: 1910
Materials and Techniques: Hand-Crafted Silver
Condition: Excellent. Total weight is 2.370 grammes (83.6 oz) dimensions are H 12″ and diameter 10.5″ without the handles pristine condition.
Wear: Wear consistent with age and use