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AN AUSTRIAN SILVER HANUKAH LAMP, MAKER'S MARK CW PROBABLY FOR CARL WARMUTH JR., VIENNA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

AN AUSTRIAN SILVER HANUKAH LAMP, MAKER'S MARK CW PROBABLY FOR CARL WARMUTH JR., VIENNA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

AN AUSTRIAN SILVER HANUKAH LAMP, MAKER'S MARK CW PROBABLY FOR CARL WARMUTH JR., VIENNA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Lot sold:

5,292

USD

AN AUSTRIAN SILVER HANUKAH LAMP, MAKER'S MARK CW PROBABLY FOR CARL WARMUTH JR., VIENNA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY


the repousse backplate in the form of a curtained arch with a crown surmount above a peacock in its pride, detachable rack of ewer-form lamps, on shell motif feet

marked below crown, on backplate below peacock, on apron, on lamp, and on rack

height 9 3/4 in.

24.8 cm

Missing servant lamp, the top of the crown is slightly bent, 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.

A Hanukah lamp with fully modelled peacock, also maker's mark CW possibly for Carl Warmuth Sr. (active 1872-1901), was sold at Sotheby's 29 April 2013, lot 280.


Carl Warmuth Sr. was an active silversmith from 1872-1901, and his son, Carl Warmuth Jr., was active 1897-1924.