Antique French Silver Leopard Head Alcohol Oil Lamp Essential Oil Diffuser. Presented is a silver two-piece alcohol or oil lamp (or essential oil diffuser) with a leopard or other jungle feline as the handle! This really interesting antique, probably made in Paris or Lille France, mid-1800's from 80 percent or more solid silver, consists of two pieces, a pedestaled cup with animal handle, and the perfectly fitting cover with a hole in the top where the wick, or perfume, if used as a scent diffuser, comes through.
The rim of the cup and the cover are both hallmarked with a triad of fleur-de-lis. Early sixteenth century French royal flag.
The condition of the piece is fantastic. You will see old assayers marks on the underside of the pedestal and inside the cup. Cup Diameter: 2 1/2 inches Height: 4 1/2 inches Weight: 126.3 grams tm. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution.
The item "Antique French Silver Leopard Head Alcohol Oil Lamp Essential Oil Diffuser" is in sale since Wednesday, April 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "essexriverantiques" and is located in Essex, Massachusetts.This item can be shipped worldwide.