Of Napoleon Interest; A French silver two-handled bowl mid 19th century, Minerva's head 950 standard
Lot 35
Of Napoleon Interest; A French silver two-handled bowl mid 19th century, Minerva's head 950 standard
Sold for £350 (US$ 588) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Chester Sale Chester
4 Sep 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19901
Of Napoleon Interest; A French silver two-handled bowl mid 19th century, Minerva's head 950 standard Of Napoleon Interest; A French silver two-handled bowl mid 19th century, Minerva's head 950 standard
Lot Details
Of Napoleon Interest; A French silver two-handled bowl
mid 19th century, Minerva's head 950 standard
On one side applied with two angels laying a crown on a pedestal with N, flanked by triumphant angels, inscribed Epopee Militaire, the other inset with a Napoleon silver coin flanked by triumphant angels, inscribed 1804-1814, and Dumouriez 1821, raised on a pedestal foot with scroll handles, height 10cm, weight 10oz.

Footnotes

  • The period 1804-1821 relates to Napoleon's period as Emperor of France
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