ANTIQUE 20THC GERMAN SOLID SILVER PAIR OF KNIGHT FIGURES, NERESHEIMER C.1913

ANTIQUE 20THC GERMAN SOLID SILVER PAIR OF KNIGHT FIGURES, NERESHEIMER C.1913

3,995.00

20th Century pair of German silver figures modelled as a knights in full suits of armour, carved face beneath a hinged visor, sporting a club and a shield chased with an eagle, it stands on a foliate-pierced pedestal base and the casting is extremely detailed. Hallmarked German silver (800 standard), Hanau, Maker's mark for Neresheimer & Co.

REFERENCE NUMBER: A3199

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DESCRIPTION

Antique 20th Century pair of German solid silver figures modelled as a knights in full suits of armour, carved face beneath a hinged visor, sporting a club and a shield chased with an eagle, it stands on a foliate-pierced pedestal base and the casting is extremely detailed.

The knight is inspired by the Maximilian I monument in the Hofkirche, Innsbruck (please follow this link).

The pair is Hallmarked German silver (800 standard), Hanau, Maker's mark for Neresheimer & Co, one statue is further Hallmarked with English silver import marks (925 Standard), London, year 1913 (s), Importer's mark BHM (Berthold Hermann Muller).

CONDITION

In Great Condition - no damage, just general wear.

SIZE

Height (each): 24.2cm
Width (each): 7 x 7cm
Total Weight: 1110g