Pair of Sterling Silver models of Pheasants, English import marks for London 1926 Neresheimer & Co. The pheasants, male and female of usual form, realistically textured, chased feathers and tail. Lengths: 8.50 and 8.00 inches respectively. Heights: 5.00 and 4.50 inches respectively Total Weight: 598 grams (19.22 oz.). Continental Neresheimer Hanau marks, together with English import marks. Condition: Good, old silver strengthener under tip of tail to one.
Pair of Sterling Silver table models of Pheasants 1926by Louis Wine
Pair of Sterling Silver table models of Pheasants 1926
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.