A FRENCH SILVER CENTERPIECE, MAISON ODIOT, PARIS, CIRCA 1900
oval with ribbon-bound reeded rim, applied with sprays of berried foliage, bellflowers, and acanthus, removable plated liner
marked on base and stamped Mon Odiot Paris, liner with maker's mark
63 oz excluding liner
length 19⅝ in.
The liner with some minor dings and staining. The silver in good condition, but the Minerva head mark on base has been canceled.
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