Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0146
Continental (likely French), late 19th century
A heavy pewter lidded soup tureen with round underplate and relief decoration, the large round dished underplate with band of twisted gadroons alternating with floral clusters and surrounding a central fleur-de-lis medallion with ribbon bow support at top, with rose and flower garland to wide rim, with round tureen bearing conforming gadroon and garland motif and two pierced harp form drop handles at shoulder, the round lid with domed center bearing pinecone finial over ring of leaf tips over undulating form spreading onto flattened rim decorated with rose clusters in relief and a band of incised gadroons to rim, with medallion to front of lid bearing fleur-de-lis within an oval supported by ribbon bow at top
Overall height 10.75", diameter of saucer 15.25".


Overall with polish residue. Interior with extensive oxidation and signs of use. One very tiny pit/hole to interior. Lower well with dent within area of foot, not visible from the outside. Foot of tureen with minor dings and signs of use. Top of underplate with scratches and minor dents, also commensurate with both age and usage. No further signs of loss, damage, or repair.

Buyer's Premium

  • 24%

Fine 19th C. French Pewter Soup Tureen with Saucer

Estimate $150 - $300Mar 4, 2018