German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900
German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900

M. H. WILKENS & SÖHNE (worked from c.1900)

German Silver Wine Cooler - Art Nouveau Style - Antique Circa 1900

c. 1900 Germany

Offered by AC Silver

£3,950 gbp
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This exceptional antique German silver wine cooler has a circular rounded form.

The surface of this antique wine cooler is embellished with applied interlacing scrolling decoration, in the classic Art Nouveau style.

The upper portion of the body is encircled with an applied band of intertwining scrolling leaves, flanked with a plain moulded border, in addition to a plain applied moulded border to the rim.

The antique wine cooler is fitted with two cast and applied rounded handles; the upper portion incorporates a continuation of the upper border to the body, and the lower portion is enveloped with a scrolling leaf design.

The German wine cooler is supported by four impressive cast and applied feet accented with naturalistic Art Nouveau decorated sockets, in junction with the body.

This exceptional wine cooler retains the original detachable silver plated liner with internal ring loop handles.

The hallmarks struck to the underside of the cooler include:
Maker's mark: Icon for M. H. Wilkens & Söhne
Silver quality/purity mark: .800 (800/1000)
National mark: Crescent moon and crown
Retailer's mark: T H Muller
Registration number: 127648

Dimensions

Length 35.5cm/14"
Width 24cm/9.4"
Height 27.7cm/10.9"

Weight

67 troy ounces/2084g (excluding silver plated liner)


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This antique German silver wine cooler is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition in keeping with age.
There are some minor surface blemishes to the surface of the wine cooler, in keeping with age.
The cast and applied decoration is very sharp.
The German hallmarks struck to the underside of the base are all clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of continental silverware.
Maker: M. H. Wilkens & Söhne
Date: Circa 1900
Origin: Breman, Germany
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A8296 when enquiring about the piece.
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Dimensions
Height 27.70 cm (10.91 inches)
Width 24.00 cm (9.45 inches)
Depth 27.00 cm (10.63 inches)
Weight 67.00oz t (2083.70g)
Stock Code
A8296
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique German 800 standard silver wine/champagne cooler in the Art Nouveau style; an addition to our presentation silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
The German hallmarks struck to the underside of the base are all clear.
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