need help with french maker and age

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chelsea98
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need help with french maker and age

Postby chelsea98 » Thu Oct 26, 2006 2:47 pm

hi,i have a decanter as you can see in the images. i'd like to find out the makers and the approx age.any assistance would be greatly appreciated!!!

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2209patrick
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Postby 2209patrick » Thu Oct 26, 2006 5:59 pm

That looks like the mark of Olier & Caron of Paris. Can't help you with a date. I'm sure someone with more knowledge of French silver will come along and help you.

http://img140.imageshack.us/img140/8872 ... 001jb7.jpg

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Pat.
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chelsea98
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Postby chelsea98 » Fri Oct 27, 2006 6:18 am

many thanks pat.

im presuming it's art deco, circa 1930's,purely due to the styling,but maybe someone knows for sure.

thanks once again
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blakstone
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Postby blakstone » Fri Oct 27, 2006 4:33 pm

Art Deco, circa 1925. Olier & Caron used this mark 1910-1936. Spectacular!
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chelsea98
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Postby chelsea98 » Sat Oct 28, 2006 6:47 am

many thanks to both of you for you help!!! its very much appreciated!!
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