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SOLD - French Silver Table Bell - Antique Circa 1880

A fine and impressive antique French silver table bell; an addition to our continental silverware collection

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SOLD - French Silver Table Bell - Antique Circa 1880
SOLD - French Silver Table Bell - Antique Circa 1880

Description


This fine antique French silver table bell has a bell shaped form.


The upper portion of the bell is embellished with an engraved undulating band of floral and foliate decoration, accented with pin struck details.


The waist of the table bell is encircled with applied bead decorated borders.


The bell’s bead line is ornamented with further fine and impressive engraved and pin struck decoration incorporating a scroll bordered shaped vacant cartouche.


The sound rim of the bell is embellished with a chased decorated gadroon border.


The fine and impressive handle of the bell is modelled in the form of Venus observing herself in a hand mirror.


This impressive table bell is fitted with a silver clapper.


Condition


This antique table bell is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.

The applied and chased decoration is very sharp and the engraved decoration is very crisp.

The French Mercury export silver hallmark struck to the surface of the bell is very clear.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.


Dimensions


Height 11.3cm/4.4"

Height of handle 7cm/2.8"

Diameter of bell 5.6cm/2.2"


 
 
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Andrew Campbell started trading in Antique Silver in the 1970's. Initially, Andrew lived in the South of England, travelling the country, searching for items of silver to buy. Andrew sold these items at various London markets and antique fairs. Over time, and through selling at a range of venues, Andrew built up a large and diverse customer base from private buyers to national and international trade customers.
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