Jugendstil Nouveau Secessionist Jewellery or Cigar Box, WMF Germany C.1906

by Louis Wine

Jugendstil Nouveau Secessionist Silver plate Jewellery Box, WMF Germany C.1906. The large rectangular box with stylised raised foliate hinged cover, plain sides. Satin silk lined interior. WMF marks on underside. Measures: 8.75 x 5.50 x 2.50 inches. Lock intact, no key. Minor wear commensurate with age mentioned for accuracy purposes.

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Description

Jugendstil Nouveau Secessionist Silver plate Jewellery Box, WMF Germany C.1906. The large rectangular box with stylised raised foliate hinged cover, plain sides. Satin silk lined interior. WMF marks on underside. Measures: 8.75 x 5.50 x 2.50 inches. Lock intact, no key. Minor wear commensurate with age mentioned for accuracy purposes.

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.