PAIR OF FRENCH SILVERPLATE CASSOLETTES AND COVERS, SOUCHE-LAPPARRA (GAUBE DU GERS), PARIS; AND A PAIR OF ENGLISH SILVERPLATE PLATES, ELKINGTON & CO., SECOND HALF TWENTIETH CENTURY.Est. $300-$500
Sold: $300 ($250)
Each cassolette handle a curled leaf, one with a wheat stalk and the cover finial a bunch of carrots, the other handle with a cattail and the cover finial a squash resting on a bed of leaves, each marked under the base with the initials “SL” flanking a tree stump and “GAUBE DU GERS;” the plates with factory and retailers marks. Diameters 4 ⅜ and 8 inches.