A GERMAN SILVER WINE COOLER, HANAUER SILBERWAREN-MANUFAKTUR, HANAU, CIRCA 1900
after a Meissonnier engraving, chased with bacchic and marine figures, mermaid handles, gilt interior
marked on base
99 oz 10 dwt
height 11¼ in.
Small dings throughout. Foot dented so wobbles slightly. Interior with some salt staining.
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