VERY RARE Masterfully crafted and absolutely stunning figural maiden with birds centerpiece by the highly collected and revered manufacturer WMF
I have been collecting figural antiques for many years. When I discovered this treasure, I considered it to be so special that I kept it as part of my personal private collection. It’s time for someone else to cherish it as much as I have
This unique, antique silver plated treasure is impeccably rendered and full of intricate detail
It was made in Germany around the end of the 19th century
Sculpted in high relief, a young lady, sitting on a pedestal, has a bird on one arm while holding some flowers in her other hand
This is a museum quality piece of art - impeccably sculpted on all sides with remarkable artistry and detailing
This rare treasure looks spectacular and is very decorative while, at the same time, being functional to be used as a serving tray
In very good antique condition for age and type, with light wear commensurate with use.
Measures 18 inches (45.7 cm) E to W X 7.5 inches (19.1 cm) front to back X 10.5 inches (26.7 cm) N to S
WMF hallmark on the bottom; WMF is the abbreviation for Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik, which means Württemberg Metal Factory. It was created in 1880 in the small town of Geislingen on the river Steige (Geislingen an der Steige), after the successful merger of two smaller silver plate foundries.
Don’t miss the opportunity to own this exceptionally rare and magnificent find which will add charm to your home
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