1900 Art Nouveau Silver overlay Turmalin Glass Vase

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 12, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

Gorgeous Art Nouveau Sterling Silver overlay Glass Vase
This listing is for a lovely c.1900 small Art Nouveau - Jugendstil
Turmalin Glass Vase cased in a 1000er "fine silver" Sterling overlay.
The silver is thickly applied and overlayed in a flowing floral design all around the vase.
In impressive Art Nouveau design of marvelous snowdrop flowers
with leaves and stems.
It stands 4.3' (11.1 cm) tall. The widest diameter of this fabulous
sterling silver overlay turmalin glass vase measures 3.5' (9.0 cm).
The Vase is in used and very well cared for condition. Still t are very little
fine surface scratches, which come over the years.
T are no hairlines - cracks or damages to the vase. Please see the photos.
The beautiful silver overlay decoration is in wonderful condition.
The rim of the base is stamped 1000 and SPAHR,
what stands for a 1000er Silver overlay from Carl Spahr (SPAHR).
Look at photo 11.
This absolute stunning Art Nouveau Vase is a superb example of
Carl Spahr's glass creations, a truly exquisite & rare Art Glass.
And will make a unique display on any place in your home.
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Work History:
Carl Spahr 1899 - 1979
Designer in the 1930's by the Ikora Metal Division of the WMF
(Württemberg Metalware Factury)
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