French solid Silver wine taster, Dijon circa 1840.
Beautiful decor of grapes and vines.
Engraved scene of the handle and it has the text:
SINE BACHO FRIGET VENUS
Around the border of the wine taster is a text from a later date:
A LEBON CHEVALIER DU TASTE VIN NUITS 1936
The wine taster has French hallmarks Minerva head 1 (925/1000)
And a makers mark M (Arrow) P for Orfèvre Parrot (Dijon)
Orfèvre Parrot is famous for making Silver wine tasters.
It measures 11 cm x 8,3 cm and 2,9 cm high.
Weight is 72 Grams.
Overall good condition with no repairs.