Sterling silver calabash cup for “yerba mate” drink, finely hand-crafted and decorated with scrolls and flowers.
The bombilla is made of three different metals: the top is in 18 kt gold-plated metal, the central part in silver, the lower one in nickel silver.
Traditionally used to drink an infusion prepared by steeping dried leaves of yerba mate, following a South American longstanding use.
Made in Argentina in the mid-20th century.
Hallmarked on top, as shown by pictures.
Cup height: 12.5 cm
Bombilla length: 20 cm
Total weight: 183 grams
In good condition and flawless.
Insured and tracked shipping.
- Coupe de calebasse (pour Yerba Mate)
- Argent 925
- Période estimée
- Milieu du XXe siècle
- Pays d’origine
- Bon état - quelques usures et tâches dues à l’âge
- 183 g