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Two Sterling Silver Nefs

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Two Sterling Silver Nefs, each with removable top and wheeled lower body: two-masted ship: London, 1924-25, by the Pairpoint Brothers, ht. 13 1/2; and a single-masted ship, Hanau by Neresheimer, also bearing English import marks, ht. 10 1/4 in., approx. 60.0 troy oz. total
Estimate $800-1,200

Wire elements to each with areas unlatched and replaced in another area, some broken and re-wired. Neresheimer with bet uppermost flag and wear to goldwash, three of four feet touch the ground.


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

London, Arts, Hanau, Marine art, Nef, Visual arts

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