10-11-2014 10-11-2014
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October 11, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Hanau Rococo-style Silver Covered Dish

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2754B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 11, 2014 10:00AM


Hanau Rococo-style Silver Covered Dish, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, bearing unidentified maker's marks, allover decorated with cartouches depicting dancing revelers, separated by floral garlands and scrollwork to a diaper ground, the domed cover with dolphin-form finial, the pierced bowl with colorless glass liner and supported by four dolphin-form feet, 45.95 troy oz., dia. 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

With visible seams and scattered minor unobtrusive areas of metal fatigue. One dolphin missing one fin.

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Germany, metal fatigue