This antique, French silver tastevin or wine tasting cup has a wide, shallow bowl with gadroon repousse decoration and round handle with thumb rest. A tastevin or wine cup is a small, shallow silver cup or saucer traditionally used by winemakers or sommeliers as a tool when evaluating the taste and aroma of a wine.
Owner's name engraved (lip): L.P. Archambault. Hallmarked under thumb handle.
2.74 troy ounces
Late 19th/early 20th century
Width 4 Depth 3 Height 1 inches