AN AUSTRIAN SILVER BOWL, JOSEF HOFFMANN FOR THE WIENER WERKSTÄTTE, VIENNA, CIRCA 1920
square, the fluted bowl and screw-on foot chased with lines at rims
marked on base of bowl, foot, and screw mount
24 oz 10 dwt
length 10⅜ in.
Bowl with splits at three of the corners- the longest split 1 1/4 in.; the foot pushed up slightly into bowl, and a small ding inside bowl.
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