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

by Louis Wine

WMF Jugendstil Secessionist Silver plate large Jewellery or Cigar Box, Germany, C.1906. The box of rectangular shape on four turned stylised supports, conforming in style to cornices and decoration of sides and concave dome shape hinged cover with hemispherical handle. WMF marks on underside and stamped Alemania. Lock intact, no key. Measures: 9.5 X 5.5 X 5.5 inches. Illustrated in 1906 Catalogue Page 299, No 145 and Page 383. Minor wear commensurate with age mentioned for accuracy purposes.

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WMF Jugendstil Secessionist Silver plate large Jewellery or Cigar Box, Germany, C.1906. The box of rectangular shape on four turned stylised supports, conforming in style to cornices and decoration of sides and concave dome shape hinged cover with hemispherical handle. WMF marks on underside and stamped Alemania. Lock intact, no key. Measures: 9.5 X 5.5 X 5.5 inches. Illustrated in 1906 Catalogue Page 299, No 145 and Page 383. 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.