Magnificent WMF Silver Plated Art Nouveau Jardiniere Centre Piece, Original Glass
Magnificent Huge WMF Gondola handled silver plated Art Nouveau Jardiniere with original Excellent Hand Cut Glass insert. Very unusual decoration, central plaques are decorated with Roses, floral, Ribbons, Bonnet with bows, musical horns, Shield and large baton / stick. Fully Hallmarked with Ostrich G in Rhonbus OX Oxidised, K Brass Base metal, 1/0 silver thickness. Here we have a Huge and very unusual Jardiniere, it has Gondola handles with its supports to the frame decorated with roses, beautiful fret pierced work with a wave pierced work towards the top. Its stands on four lion feet, highly unusual central plaques are decorated the Roses, floral, ribbons and a bonnet with bows, musical horns, shield and a large baton / stick , plus plus, this jardiniere has it all going on and looks absolutely fabulous. It still has its original Hand cut glass insert dish which shows no breaks, no chips, cracks , glass is a little milky but after 110 years its to be expected. It does have silver loss due to polishing, however this highlights its originality and looks absolutely magnificent. Width including feet : 16.5cm. Weight in total : 1997 Grams. No dents or dints or broken fret pierced work its all straight and very strong without any damage. Its stands straight without any wobbles or rocking, there is silver loss especially on the high points, however it looks fabulous and the brass shining through gives it wonderful gold tones. The hand cut glass is unbelievably excellent condition, even the fine diamond cut edges are excellent, seeing is believing, the glass has gone a little milky and a few minor scratches inside the glass bellow the metal frame, it could all be polished out easily with a cutting paste, but after 110 years its not an issue for me.
Please checkout the photos as they are an important part of the description and they will reflect the condition, beauty and style of this beautiful jardiniere. The item "Magnificent WMF Silver Plated Art Nouveau Jardiniere Centre Piece, Original Glass" is in sale since Wednesday, December 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods/Styles\Art Nouveau".
The seller is "dj1443" and is located in Mid Glamorgan . This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.
- Style: Art Nouveau
- Age: 1900-1940
- Material: Silver Plated
- Type: Jardiniere
- Antique: Yes
- Original/Repro: Original