Antique French Silver Dish
Antique French Silver Dish
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Antique French Silver Dish made for the Maharaja of Baroda in 1905

£2,400

A fine antique French 1st standard 950 silver dish. The circular dish has two leaf-shaped handles, a shaped rim and a reeded border interspersed with a cross design. The dish is engraved on both sides with the crown and sabre for the Maharaja of Baroda.

Date 1905
Made By Paul Canaux & Cie
Location Paris
Stock Number W145x2D
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W145x2D
Date:
1905
Maker: Paul Canaux & Cie
£2,400
Description

A fine antique French 1st standard 950 silver dish. The circular dish has two leaf-shaped handles, a shaped rim and a reeded border interspersed with a cross design.

The dish is engraved on both sides with the crown and sabre for the Maharaja of Baroda and is amazingly heavy in weight.

This dish would be ideal as a vegetable dish or to hold fruit.

Dimensions: interior diameter 25.40 cm; weight 54 troy oz.

Provenance: Sayaji Rao Gaekwar III, Maharaja of Baroda (1875 – 1939), until acquired by Shiri Kirtilal Manilal Mehta (1907 – 1993) and descent to, Mrs Charu Kishor Mehta (b. 1943).

The Maharaja was one of India’s richest men, with a palace the largest dwelling in India – four times the size of Buckingham Palace.

Maker
Paul Canaux & Cie

Paul Canaux & Cie; 75 Boulevard Malesherbes, Paris during the period 1892 – 1911.

Delivery Details

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Delivery Charges:
For the UK £15.00
For Europe £30.00
For the rest of World £50.00
The charges are subject to change

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