Pewter sifter. Lyon, 17th Century


Rare and fine baluster sifter, moulded base and screw lid with toupie finial and openwork of three circular holes designed as rosaces outline with engraved outlines.

Guild mark: crowned FF / LYON / (16)91
Maker’s mark of Laurent Benoit MORANT master status circa 1680 : FIN / L.B.M / 1693.

Lyon, Late 17th Century

Height: 18,8 cm (7-1/4 in.).

These large sifters are heavily sought.
Very fine condition of conservation, without repair or deformation. The screwing of top to body is perfectly fail-proof.

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  • 数量  1
  • 参照号码 Expertissim : 2013060449