Tall Wmf Silver Plated Claret Jug Made To Export To France 1909 1914

Tall Wmf Silver Plated Claret Jug Made To Export To France 1909 1914

Tall Wmf Silver Plated Claret Jug Made To Export To France 1909 1914

£618.00
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About this item

Colour : Clear glass, silver top
Body : Tapered cut glass with vertical cut lines supporting polished grapes. The silvered top has some polished sections within the design and windown through to the glass beneath. The frames within the cut sections support vine leaves. An excellent design.
Base : Polished
Glass Type : Lead free
Condition : Very good, some wear to the silver plate see below
Restoration : None
Weight : 1334 grams
This is the finest WMF silvered claret just that we have offered for sale. The design has a blend of influences from the geometry of the Bauhaus to the naturalistic curves of the Jugendstil.
This is marked beneath the handle. B, hatched beehive with ostrich lozenge above letter G, IO OX
The B denotes this has a rare Britannia metal base ( pewter with a high level of tin). This specific "lozenge in beehive" mark ws used between 1909 nd 1914 on uitems intended for export to France.I/O denoted silver plating and OX an oxidised finish, rather than bright polishes

Dimensions

H38.0 cm

Condition

Used

Wear condition

Good

Date of manufacture

1910s

Place of origin

Germany

Period

Early 20th Century

Seller

VAT status

Seller is VAT registered

SKU

58183029
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