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Lot 575: A RARE WIENER WERKSTÄTTE SILVER AND ENAMEL BOX, PROBABLY MAX SNISCHEK, VIENNA, CIRCA 1925 |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: rectangular with rounded corners and lightly hammered surface, the hinged cover set with a panel enameled in shades of aqua, centered by a fashionable couple against red-yellow background within a black foliate cartouche, marked on base Wiener Werkstatte, 900, grid mark probably that of Max Snischek, caduces mark introduced in 1922, and Made in Austria
good condition, slight rubbing to marks on base but enamel good and lots of character
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Dimensions: length 5 7/8 in.