A German Amethyst Glass Vase With Silver Overlay c1900

Heading : A German Amethyst Glass Vase With Silver Overlay
Date : c1900
Origin :
germany of possibly Bohemia
Bowl Features :
Rich amethyst transitioning to clear, chased silver overlay flowers and leaves. Silver rim
Marks : None
Type : Lead free glass
Size : Height 11.1cm
Condition : Excellent, no chips of cracks and the overlay is intact
Restoration : None
Weight : 123 grams

Additional Information : German manufactories were at the European leaders  in producing decorative silver overlay on glass and porcelain. The first patent for a silver overlay method was however granted in the United States.

This may be diminutive but small can be truly beautiful

 

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  • Product Code: 22050507
  • Availability: Sold
  • £270.00

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