Lot 3010

A German silver casserole, 19th century

Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots

Description

The slightly bulbous body with a flaring, curved rim, somewhat elevated ring stand, attached to a turned ivory handle. The matching lid with an onion-shaped knob. The ring stand struck with the master's mark "Hossauer Berlin", a bear hallmark, "K" in an oval (Kessner), "C" in an oval (Friedrich) and the mark of fineness "15 Loth" (denoting fine silver content 937.5 g). Diameter 20 cm.
The exquisite craftsmanship suggests that this casserole may have been made for the Prussian court.

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General Information

The auction includes 712 lots and starts on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3712. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.