German Sterling Silver Table Owl - Antique Circa 1910

GBP 4,950.00

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Object Description

A magnificent, fine, impressive and large antique cast German sterling silver table owl; part of our continental ornamental silverware collection

This magnificent and large antique cast German silver table ornament has been realistically modelled in the form of a owl.

This antique silver owl ornament has been embellished with fine details reproducing the plumage, in addition to the bird’s anatomical features.

The surface of this exceptional example of antique silverware retains the original gilding; this has worn with age in a sympathetic fashion to an aesthetically pleasing mellow colour.

This magnificent ornament is further ornamented with bead eyes.

The hallmarks struck to the underside of this impressive antique figurine includes:
Importer’s mark: I F & Son Ltd (Israel Freeman & Son Ltd)
Silver quality/purity mark: 925 (sterling standard)
National mark: Germany

Dimensions
Length 14cm/5.5″
Width 8.4cm/3.3″
Height 16.8cm/6.6″

Weight
20.2 troy ounces/630g

Object History

Maker: Israel Freeman & Son Ltd (Importer)
Date: Circa 1910
Origin: London Import Hallmarks

Object Literature

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Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with
your purchase.

Object Condition

This antique silver owl ornament is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition.
The cast decoration is all very sharp.
The hallmarks to the underside of the bird’s feet are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this German silverware.

Object Details

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Dealer Contact

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+44 (0)191 240 2645
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Dealer Location

35b St Georges Terrace
Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

Tel: +44 (0) 191 240 2645

Fax: +44 (0) 191 240 2647

VAT: GB 500 0310 42

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