A large harlequin pair of antique silver vases, or ale glasses, with gilded bands to the top and base rims, and fully gilded interior. Each has an expansive band of engraved decoration to the body, one vase with initials “C.O.D” prick engraved to the front. Very similar in weight and size, the vases have differing decorations.
Total weight 771 grams (381/390), 24.7 troy ounces.
Height 20.7/20.4cm. Diameter 14.5/14.3cm.
Swedish silver stamps.
Maker E. Ernander.
Date mark O2 for1796
Perfect to decorate the table or sideboard with flowers. Can also be used as a beaker or ale glass.
Erik Ernander (Worked ca. 1755-1790) in Uppsala, Sweden.