Rare WMF Art Nouveau Sucrier c1900
Heading : Art Nouveau WMF sucrier
Date : 1895 - 1903
Period : Art Nouveau
Origin : Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik Manufacture, Geislingen an der Steige, Germany
Colour : Silver, green and clear
Marks : WMFM I/O Rare brass based electroplate silver
Features : Jugendstil artistic style. Twin handled with engraved glass centre
Material Type : Lead glass liner with electroplated silver base and lid.
Size : 16.5cm tall 18cm handle to handle and 13cm wide
Condition : Excellent, no chips or cracks, typical age related wear as shown.
Restoration : None
Weight : 450 grams
WMF was opened in 1853. Initially a metal repair workshop. WMF became one of the the largest producers and a major exporter of household metalware by 1900. Renowned for their jugendstil art nouveau styles, they are still in business today. WMFB is Britania metal based silver which is a rarity, the WMFM or brass based silver is even rarer. This information can be verified here http://www.ascasonline.org/windowAGOST63.html
- Product Code: 2017090893
- Availability: Sold