Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey
Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey
Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey
Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey
Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey
Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey
Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey
Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey

JOHN GEORGE PIDDINGTON, LONDON (worked c.1900-1910)

Antique Continental Silver Musician on Donkey

1901 England

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A rare antique sterling silver model of a travelling musician seated on a donkey. Mounted with semi precious stones on his clothing, the harness and the base. Beautiful modelling, this piece needs to be seen in real life to appreciate the quality. Good weight and colour. Weight 678 grams, 21.8 troy ounces. Height 20 cms. Spread 18 cms. Base 15 x 7 cms. Marked on the base with both the original continental Hanau silver marks (high grade 930 silver) and also London import hallmarks for 1901. Importer John George Piddington.
This unusual jewelled figure is in very good condition with no damage or restoration. Both sets of silver marks are clear to read. High grade 930 silver. The violin bow is missing.

Please note that this item is not new and will show moderate signs of wear commensurate with age. Reflections in the photograph may detract from the true representation of this item.
Stock Code
8444
Medium
Silver
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