German 800 silver bowl, ca. 1900. Shell form with flutes and tiered striations, terminating in volute scroll. Mounted to scroll is cast figure of winged and chubby cherub with bird perched on raised hand. Bowl interior has light gilt wash as does cherub's strategically placed drapery. Bowl rests on 4 conch shell supports. A great year-round fantasy ornament. Hallmarked. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 7 1/2 x W 9 1/4 x D 6 3/4 in. Weight: 16 troy ounces. BO333