Silverplated jardiniere, flower-stand, from WMF (Würtemberische Metellwarenfabrik)

Jardiniere, flower-stand WMF

Obj no. O707
 

A jardiniere in Britannia metal made by WMF (Würtemberske Metalwarenfabrik) in Germany with original glassbowl.

Condition: In very fine condition In facts no signs of wear.

Signed:
Marked by the ostrich and two inscriptions "WMF" and "G" (Geislingen an der Steige) in a rhombus, placed in rectangle. 
The additional marks: "B" means Britannia metal, a zinc-antimony-copper alloy which served as a base metal for silver plating,
"OX" means oxidized finish. This mark was in use from around 1900 until about 1918.
 

Condition: In very fine condition. 
 

Height: 6 cm (2.4")
Length: 19,5 cm (7.7")

Weight: 0.35 Kg
 

Price: 1 300 SEK