Antique French Silver Cane Parasol Umbrella Handle Art Nouveau Boxed Set
800 silver umbrella parasol handle set, or dress cane handle in the box. The ovoid egg shaped handle features an elegant motif of Art Nouveau style foliage. Finely housed in the original presentation box together with eight spoke tips, a steel tipped ferrule and shank or runner ring. The handle, runner and ferrule are hallmarked with the French head of the wild boar, in use from 1838 to indicate a silver content of. Bearing maker's marks for Eugène Lefebvre, active 1896 to 1910 at 14 bis rue des Minimes, Paris. In overall good antique condition, there are a couple of shallow dimples to the handle. The box showing wear commensurate with age. Handle measures 2 1/4" length x 7/8" width x 1/2 diameter opening.
The box measures 5 1/2" x 3 3/4" x 2 1/8 height. Welcome to the Antique Boutique. Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description. We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description.Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it. Wear is to be expected due to age and use.
- Color: Silver
- Decade: 1890s
- Material: Silver
- Look: Victorian
- Gender: Adult Unisex
- Country/Region of Manufacture: France