Friedrich Spahr cobalt glass with silver overlay

Friedrich Spahr cobalt glass with silver overlay

Code: OWA3041

£595.00 Approx $740.97, €694.28
 

Stock Number: – OWA3041

Date: - Circa 1930s/40

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

Country of Origin: – Germany 

Description: – An exquisite deep blue, baluster shaped glass vase decorated in the Schwäbisch Gmünd silver studios of Friedrich Spahr. The vase is 23.5cm tall and 10cm across the rim and is decorated with a striking floral design in thick silver overlay. The silver is enhanced further with detailed engraving. The silver is stamped Spahr 1000 10 to the lower rim. The glass blank probably came from the Glass works of Jean Beck. (It is well know that Spahr & Deusch purchased glass from WMF and Jean Beck).

Size & Weight: –The vase is 23.5cm tall and 10cm across the rim and the whole weighs 840g

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 surface scratches to the silver following 80 year of love, care and extra 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. The pattern on this vase repeats & hence, images which look the same.

History & Marks:– The silver is stamped  with an early Spahr 1000 10 mark .

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

 

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