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German .930 Silver Center Bowl

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

German .930 Silver Center Bowl, Bremen, late 19th/early 20th century, Koch & Bergfeld, maker, with notched-rim glass bowl inset into a silver frame with foliate arabesque register, monogrammed strapwork cartouches and two scrolled handles on four acanthus-capped bracket feet, lg. handle to handle 18 1/2 in., approx. 39.0 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

In good overall condition, with only some very minor, shallow dents to beaded handle (one side with additional tarnish making seam along beads more visible), glass with surface abrasions.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Acanthus, Arabesque, Bergfeld, Cartouche, Ornaments, Scroll, Strapwork

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