WMF Jugendstil secessionist silvered pewter Box Germany, circa 1900

by Louis Wine

WMF Jugendstil secessionist silvered pewter Box Germany, circa 1900

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Description

WMF Jugendstil secessionist silvered pewter Box Germany, circa 1900. The box of a rare design, rectangular arch like shape \hinged cover with hemispherical handle; the sides of a geometric bracket divisional form. The box decorated with arts and crafts accents. WMF running ostrich marks on underside and numbered 54 on interior. Measures: 7.25 x 3.75 x 4.5 inches. Integral lock and key. Ref: WMF 1906 Catalogue P.298 No 120 for illustration. Please note there is some wear to box, commensurate with age and is not a new item.

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.