Stunning Silver Plate Small Pitcher, made by the legendary French firm of Christofle. Always a visionary, Charles Christofle bought the French rights to the electroplating process from the Birmingham manufacturers George and Richard Elkington in 1842. This has the early mark of two scales and C C, it has been lovingly used and cherished for decades by a family in France.
Elegant luxury design, with a curvacious handle, this is the perfect accessory for your entertaining. You can use this for cream, certainly, but also syrup, or perhaps to hold a lovely demi bouquet of roses on Madame's breakfast tray? This historic pattern is the ultimate in sophisticated service. In good condition, has been used and loved, it has the patina and grace of time. Measures 5~1/8" x 3" x 1~1/4"h.