An extremely fine, pale amber glass silver overlay trumpet vase

An extremely fine, pale amber glass silver overlay trumpet vase

Code: OWA3048

£405.00 Approx $504.36, €472.58
 

Stock Number: – OWA3048

Date: - Circa 1940s

Materials: –  Probably Jean Beck Glass & Pure Silver Overlay from the Schwåbisch Gmünd silver studios of Friedrich Spahr

Country of Origin: – Germany 

Description: – An exceedingly fine, pale amber glass trumpet vase decorated in the Schwäbisch Gmünd silver studios of Friedrich Spahr.  The vase is decorated with an exquisite cursive design which flows organically around the body.  The silver is stamped “lightly” Spahr 1000 to the upper rim. When when you feel the fineness of the glass and think of the stress this vase went through during the making - then one wonders how it has survived 80/90 years.

Size & Weight: – The vase is 23cm tall and 10cm across the rim and weighs 280g

Condition: – The vase is in Excellent with no damages or restoration to the glass. There are no losses to the silver overlay. As one would expect on a silver vase of this age, there are some micro surface scratches to the silver following 80/90s year of love, care and attention.

Photography:– The glass vase and silver are in excellent condition the slight colour discolouration and light spots seen on the body of the vase are  made in the photography and does not represent any changes to the body colour in reality. 

History & Marks: The silver is stamped “lightly” Spahr 1000 to the upper rim.

Declaration: This vase approximately over 80 years old and is as described.

 

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