A French silver set of eight dining plates and twelve soup plates in the Empire style, Auguste Leroy, Paris, circa 1900
FROM THE SERVICE OF PRINCES MURAT
the border applied with a water-leaf border and applied with coat-of-arms below Prince coronet
Diam. 9 1/2 in., 311oz 4dwt
Prince Joachim Murat (1856-1932), Prince de Pontecorvo, then 5th Prince Murat. He married in 1884 Cécile Ney d'Elchingen (1857-1960), daugther of the 3rd Duke d'Elchingen and great-grand daughter of maréchal Ney.
Then by descent to Princess Laure de Beauvau-Craon.