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19th Century French Sterling Silver Louis Philippe Coin Tastevin (26750)

19th Century French Sterling Silver Louis Philippe Coin Tastevin (26750)

Regular price $75.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $75.00 USD
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A mid 19th-century French sterling silver tastevin with inset Louis Philippe I 1838 5-Franc coin to the bottom The coin shows a bust of the king in profile, while the bottom shows a laurel wreath encircling the words "5 Francs/1813. Angled scalloping lines the interior body of the cup in order to help reflect light through the wine and revcel its truest color. The tastevin is marked with the 1st standard "Minerva" hallmark and another halimark that appears with the letters "M" and "R" flanking a fruit like form, both impressed to the side. The circular handle also appears to have been impressed with hallmarks, although illegible.


Measurements: 3.75"L x 3"W x .75"H

This item is located at The Perfect Thing (161 Town Square, Wheaton, IL 60189). Shipping available for a fee. Contact for a quote. All items are previously owned and used, please see pictures for details. Pictures are provided to the best of ability. Factors like resolution, lighting, and coloration may affect detail perception.

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