A beautifully made rare solid silver salt or pepper pot. It has various marks on its foot and tests as high grade silver. I would date it to c1900 most likely made in Hanau Germany. It has been beautifully made in the form of a chick, possibly once gilded. It is in superb condition being free from dings splits and repairs – faint push just above the right eye, see final photo. It measures a touch over 2 inches (5.3cms) tail to beak by over 1.5 inches tall and weighs 26 grams. A stunning rare piece. If you have any queries etc… To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item “SUPERB BIRD CHICK ANTIQUE SOLID SILVER SALT or PEPPER POT ANTIQUE c1900″ is in sale since Thursday, October 24, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Salt & Pepper Cellars/Shakers”. The seller is “spidermonkey10″ and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
- Product: Salt & Pepper Cellars/ Shakers
- Style: Victorian
- Age: 1900-1940
- Composition: Solid Silver
- Brand: Hanau
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