French 'coquetiers' (egg cups) for the classic soft-boiled egg breakfast with toast bread 'soilders' to dip in the yolk. But these little cups can hold anything from spices or salt to jewelry on the dressing table or a few springs of wildflowers.
Listing is for one. Please choice from the drop-down menu and the numbers in the second picture.
#1 - 6 cm x 5 cm / 2.25 in x 2 in | Handpainted blue-green stripes and faint traces of gold stripes.
#2 - 6 cm x 4.5 cm / 2.25 in x 1.75 in | Golden flower with a bands at rim and middle.
#3 - 5 cm x 5.5 cm / 2 in x 2.25 in | A faceted base and bands on rim and middle in silver. Stamped 'Made in Czechoslovakia'.
#4 - 6 cm x 4.5 cm / 2.25 in x 1.75 in | A rustically handpainted floral vine topped by a gold band.
#5 - 6 cm x 5 cm / 2.25 in x 2 in | Handpainted blue stripes bordered by faint gold stripes.
SOLD OUT #6 - 6 cm x 5 cm / 2.25 in x 2 in | Lusterware type glazing over a cream colored base. Stamped 'Czechoslovakia'.
#7 - 6 cm x 4.5 cm / 2.25 in x 1.75 in | Deco style blacked silver with 'J. Denayer' and silver mark stamped under base. Belgian.
These pieces wear their history like all vintage pieces which only adds to their story. Some of these egg cups have some wear to their finishes from use but no major chips or cracks or staining.
Please don't hesitate to ask if you have any questions!
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Due to the unique size and weight of each object, it can be difficult to estimate the cost of all possible shipping combinations. If you have a question about the shipping cost presented for your cart, contact me with the items you are interested in and I will calculate the specific shipping cost for that order.
In the eventuality that upon shipment true shipping cost is less than that presented to you at check out, I will notify you and issue a refund for the difference.
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Due to the unique nature of each item I cannot offer returns or exchanges. Please be sure you love the piece before purchasing keeping in mind that these are vintage and thus have a story to tell through their wear and aging. I make every effort to describe each piece accurately both through the photos and the listing description. Never hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns you may have.
Q. What is a 'brocante'?
A. 'Brocante' is the French word for a flea and antiques market. I discovered the joy of them more than 10 years ago when I came to visit my now husband for the first time in his native France. And I love them just as much today as that first visit all those years ago!
Q. Will you search the French brocantes for a specific piece/type of item for me?
A. I'd be happy to! Feel free to reach out if you are looking for something specific. Although, because of the very nature of vintage brocantes and flea markets, I can never guarantee when or if I will find an item, I'm always happy to look and keep a running list of customer requests.
Q. Can you reserve an item for me?
A. Yes. Contact me with the item(s) you are interested in, and what your time frame is, and I can put a reserve on them for you. I ask that you make your purchase within the month on reserved items. A reserve is non-bidding. Simply send me a message to cancel.