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An Austrian silver-mounted enamel nef, Herman Böhm, Vienna, circa 1880
Estimate
22,00026,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
15
An Austrian silver-mounted enamel nef, Herman Böhm, Vienna, circa 1880
Estimate
22,00026,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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An Austrian silver-mounted enamel nef, Herman Böhm, Vienna, circa 1880
the feet formed as fantastic beasts, supporting a domed base painted with putti and allegorical figures, the body with scenes of Amphitrite and a marine nymph with attendant tritons surrounded by strapwork on dark green ground, the interior painted with Minerva and emblems of the winds, the top with ten figures of sailors plus a captain, the masks painted with spiraled floral pendants, the sails with Venus, Minerva, putti, and Aeolus releasing the winds, topped by enameled pennants

marked on base rim and flange


height 14 3/4 in.
37.5cm
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19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver and Works of Art

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New York