A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER MONSTER EWERS, J. D. SCHLEISSNER & SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1900
A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER MONSTER EWERS, J. D. SCHLEISSNER & SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1900
A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER MONSTER EWERS, J. D. SCHLEISSNER & SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1900
A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER MONSTER EWERS, J. D. SCHLEISSNER & SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1900
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A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER MONSTER EWERS, J. D. SCHLEISSNER & SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1900

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER MONSTER EWERS, J. D. SCHLEISSNER & SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1900

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

Lot Sold:11,250USD

Lot Details

Description

A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER MONSTER EWERS, J. D. SCHLEISSNER & SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1900


the wings chased with Bacchic scenes, backs with small hinged covers

marked on base rims

160 oz 10 dwt

4995 g

height 16¼ in.

41.3 cm

Condition Report

One with shallow dents to rear and tail, both with minor dings throughout and some denting to foot rim, otherwise good.


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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Edward James Collection, West Dean park, sold

Christie's, West Dean, June 4, 1986, lot 1401 

Catalogue Note

The collections at West Dean were begun by Willie and Evelyn James, known for their extravagant Edwardian house parties; the Prince and Princess of Wales were frequent visitors for shooting, and after 1899 for Goodwood racing week.

Style: Silver, Ceramics, Furniture
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