A silver sugar bowl with a crystal insert, placed on a base of rounded shapes, with four legs turned up in the corners, with a curved shaft, narrowed at the top. A cut crystal insert is mounted to the shaft, with a collar at the top, decorated with flowers and rocail patterns. On the sides, there are two handles in the form of twisted twigs, entwining a crystal insert. A domed lid at the top, with a centrally placed pumpkin fruit surrounded by large leaves for lifting.
Silver 950/1000, original crystal insert, France, mid 19th century.
25 x 25 cm