A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913
A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913
A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913
A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913
A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913
A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913
A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913
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A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913

Estimate: 35,000 - 45,000 USD

A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913

Estimate: 35,000 - 45,000 USD

Lot Sold:50,000USD

Lot Details

Description

A LARGE GERMAN SILVER NEF, B. NERESHEIMER & SÖHNE, HANAU, WITH IMPORT MARKS FOR JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON, 1913


the detachable deck with three masts fully manned and rigged with sailor figures, the hull chased with female figures transported in shells surrounded by mermen, hippocamps, dolphins, and putti, gilt interior

marked on rim of detachable deck with Hanau marks, the import marks throughout

257 oz

7993 g

height 28½ in.

72.5 cm

Condition Report

Surface with traces of lacquer, some of the rigging loose, the deck lacking some bolts underneath, a few minor dings throughout, otherwise good condition.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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