Lot 22: CONTINENTAL 800 SILVER & ETCHED CRYSTAL CRUET SET
December 5, 2016
Delray Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: An antique Continental 800 Silver and Etched Glass 4-bottle cruet set centerpiece. The pierced 800 Silver base done in Rococo style repousse, with srolled rocaille, lattice work, florals, and centralized tableaus with depictions of musicians and water maidens with cherubs. Each of the four facet cut crystal bottles has an etched Arabesque floral design, applied scroll handle, and a facet cut prism finial. The four bottles fit together in decanter form within the square stand. Hallmarked and stamped "800". Made circa 1914 - 1929. Possibly Vereinigte Silberwarenfabriken of Hanau, Germany, formed after the merger of Gebruder Glaser with Wolf & Knell. Tallest bottle measures approx. 12-1/8" H. Stand measures approx. 4-1/4 W x 4-1/4" D. Will not ship, we can refer local shippers.