LOT 45 Est R4000 to R8000 – A Late 19th Century Austro-Hungarian Silver Rococo-style Figural Centrepiece Footed Dessert Comport

Winning Bid: R4,500.00

Item condition: Used

SKU: 45 Category:


Maker: AW, Diana head hallmark, hallmarked for Vienna (A), purity: 800 (3), in two sections, the detachable fruit dish, with raised & incised foliated scrolled leaf & rocaillé scalloped rim, featuring embossed, incised & engraved flower, leaf & tendril motifs, supported on a foliate banded vase-shaped support, over a raised & cast winged cherub figure with classical drapery, holding aloft a flambeaux torch in his left hand, standing on a naturalistic socle, above a circular rising support, with conforming flower, leaf, shell & scrolled cartouche with nobleman’s coronet & cypher, over an ornate repoussé & leafy-scroll foot base (Condition report: Later reinforced brackets to the feet, old repair to support) (Total height: 32cm, dish diameter: 27cm) (Approx weighable silver mass: 897g)

Auction History

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Highest bidder was: matthew084

Date Bid User Auto
2021-12-13 20:52R4,500.00matthew084
2021-12-10 13:43R4,000.00Zaine
2021-12-04 20:00Auction started