ANTIQUE 20thC GERMAN SOLID SILVER MODEL OF A HEN & CHICKS, NERESHEIMER c.1902

ANTIQUE 20thC GERMAN SOLID SILVER MODEL OF A HEN & CHICKS, NERESHEIMER c.1902

2,495.00

REFERENCE NUMBER: A3126

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DESCRIPTION

Antique early-20th Century German Hanau Solid Silver table ornament modelled as a large hen with two chicks on a domed base, very well made in every small detail, removable head. Table ornaments finely modelled like birs are a speciality of German silver made in Hanau and are very sought after.

The base bears Maker's marks for Neresheimer & Co, the greatest German silversmith active in Hanau in the late 19th - early 20th Century, the piece is further stamped with English import silver marks (925 standard), Chester, year 1902 (B), Importer's mark BM (Berthold Muller).

CONDITION

In Great Condition - no damage, just general wear. 

SIZE

Height:   23.3cm

Base's Width:   16.5 x 12.3cm

Weight:   550g