Chrysanthemum Durgin Sterling Silver Gilt and Enamel Servers C.1900

by Louis Wine

Pair Antique Sterling Silver Gilt and Enamel Servers in Chrysanthemum pattern. Durgin, C.1900. Tapering handles with round terminals Raised double-sided ornament comprising dense flower heads and leaves. Flowers with white and green, and purple enamel on front. No monograms. An early piece in this pattern, which was first produced in 1893. Fully marked for Durgin. Length: Fork 9 1/4 inches Spoon 7.50 inches. Weight: 175 grams.

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Description

Pair Antique Sterling Silver Gilt and Enamel Servers in Chrysanthemum pattern. Durgin, C.1900. Tapering handles with round terminals Raised double-sided ornament comprising dense flower heads and leaves. Flowers with white and green, and purple enamel on front. No monograms. An early piece in this pattern, which was first produced in 1893. Fully marked for Durgin. Length: Fork 9 1/4 inches Spoon 7.50 inches. Weight: 175 grams.

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.