EXTREMELY RARE URANIA ART NOUVEAU CLARET JUG BY FRIEDRICH ADLER

OFFERED HERE IS THIS FABULOUS AND RARE SECESSIONIST ART NOUVEAU PEWTER CLARET JUG,PRODUCED DURING THE JUGENDSTIL DESIGN PERIOD OF THE EARLY 1900'S AND MADE BY URANIA,THE DUTCH FACTORY BASED IN MAASTRICHT THE DESIGN BY FRIEDRICH ADLER .IT HAS BEEN PROFESSIONALY POLISHED TO A VERY HIGH STANDARD SO THERE IS NO LOSS OF DEFINITION TO THE ADLER DESIGN,BUT WHAT LIFTS THIS JUG FROM GREAT TO GREATEST IF THE WONDERFUL GROTESQUE DRAGON HANDLE,IT IS FULLY ILLUSTRATED IN THE JAN KWINT BOOK ON URANIA DESIGN,MARKED TO THE BASE URANIA HOLLAND AND THE DESIGN NUMBER 1117,THE JUG MEASURES JUST OVER 13"(33CM) HIGH.THIS PIECE IS CIRCA 1906 SO A TRUE ANTIQUE AND WELL OVER 100 YEARS OLD,OVERALL CONDITION SHOULD BE CONSIDERED SUPERB AND A MUST HAVE PIECE FOR SERIOUS COLLECTORS OR NEWCOMERS ALIKE.THIS IS A LARGE HEAVY PIECE AND THIS IS REFLECTED IN THE POSTAGE COSTS.

PLEASE SEE OUR OTHER AUCTIONS WHERE WE HAVE LISTED MORE ITEMS FROM THE DECORATIVE ARTS ERA INCLUDING ENGLISH ART NOUVEAU PEWTER FROM THE LIBERTY & CO TUDRIC RANGE BY ARCHIBALD KNOX AND MORE JUGENDSTIL ZINN DESIGNS WMF, ORIVIT & KAYSERZINN