Pair of Victorian Antique Silver Birds made in c.1895

GBP 2,600.00

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Object Description

A pair of rare silver (81.2% purity) wading birds made in Hanau, Germany.
The birds have a detachable lid on their back, which is surmounted by a figure of a bird, suggesting that they may have been used as vessels for spice or for some other purpose.
These finely detailed models of birds are in excellent condition.
Dimensions: height 15 cm, length 13 cm; weight (for pair) 19 troy oz.

Object History

Date 1895
Made By Neresheimer & Co
Location Germany

Object Condition

Excellent condition.

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