Elegant set of six Antique French Silver Pepper Shakers by ‘Maître Orfèvre’ Eugène DETOT
These rare French Silver Pepper Shakers are baluster shaped and decorated with large gadroons and foliated scrolls.
They rest on gadroon lined ‘piédouches’ or pedestals.
The upper register is elegantly decorated with an acanthus leaf design on each side.
The tops twist off.
The Pepper shakers are in very good condition with no dents or losses.
They come in their original presentation box which is in excellent condition, with only a very minor slit of the silk liner.
The Hallmark is Minerve -1st title – 1838 -1919 -Paris
The Makers Mark is for Eugène DETOT, and was registered on October 26th 1896.
He kept shop at 76 rue Taibout in Paris.