Pewter Dinner Rack (tin) - Avallon, 18th Century flag

Pewter Dinner Rack (tin) - Avallon, 18th Century
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Object description :

"Pewter Dinner Rack (tin) - Avallon, 18th Century"
Tapered DINNER RACK in pewter with quarter-round throat, dangling handle with rosaceous fasteners and lid with central grip.
Etienne SERGENT mark received master in 1769: crowned hammer / ES / 1769.
Control mark: C crowned / AVALLON.
Height at the edge: 12.3 cm.
AVALLON (Burgundy), Last third of the 18th century

Very good condition.
Bibliography: “Pewter pottery in Burgundy” by Roger Verdier and Daniel Allix

This object was used by shepherds and field workers, day laborers ... etc.
There were several sizes, the number of which varies according to the production centers, from 4 to 6. The shapes of these dinner holders are variable, they are tapered in Burgundy, pomiforms in Ile-de-France, flared in Anjou ... same as the fasteners of the handles which appear heads of cherubs, rosettes, florets, human masks ... etc

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Jean-Claude COMMENCHAL, expert specialist in tins of all ages guarantees the authentic object described above. A detailed descriptive invoice including a photograph will be given to the purchaser on request.


Sent to France by "Colissimo" followed within a maximum of 48 hours. With recommendation and insurance on request. Postal transport is offered to mainland France.
Sending to the whole world by "Colissimo" recommended. With insurance on request. To know the shipping costs to Europe or the whole world, click on "Buy online" and select your country, or contact me by email.


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Non-French speaking buyers: exclusively by email.

My book "Les étains normands" is on sale in this gallery

Ref 26255
Price : 230 €
Artist : Etienne Sergent
Period:18th century
Style:Other Style
Condition : Très bon état

Material : étain

Reference : 650882
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