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Antique Silver French Tureen and Stand made in c.1890. The Stand Engraved with the Crests of the Maharajah of Baroda.


A very fine  antique silver French 1st standard (950 pure) small soup or large vegetable tureen made in the 18th century style and stand.

Date 1890
Made By Jean-Baptiste Francois, Paul Canaux & Cie
Location France
Stock Number W163x21DW145x2

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Maker: Jean-Baptiste Francois, Paul Canaux & Cie

A very fine antique silver French 1st standard (950 pure) small soup or large vegetable tureen made in the 18th century style and stand.

The dish is fully marked on the base with Minerva marks and has a rocaille (acanthus leaves) finial, handles and border.

The dish and stand are made very much in the French style of the 1760s and 1770s.

The stand is engraved with the crest of the Maharajah of Baroda from whose estate this came. At the time this was made he had the largest palace in the world, the Laxmi Vilas Palace. This was clearly made for his palace which was built in 1890.

The dish was made in Paris c. 1890 by Jean-Baptiste Franҫois and the stand is by Paul Canaux.

Dimensions: height 17.6 cm ( 7 inches) , width from handle to handle 26 cm ( 10.25 inches) ; diameter of stand 28 cm (11 inches).

Weight,  55 troy oz.


Jean-Baptiste Francois

A fine French silversmith of the late 19th century working in Paris.

Paul Canaux & Cie

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

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