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Large Antique German Silver Box with Seafaring Galleons and Cherubs

Large Antique German Silver Box with Seafaring Galleons and Cherubs


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Directory: Hidden: Viewable: Pre 1910: Item # 1331697

Please refer to our stock # BO503 when inquiring.
 $3,500.00
2016 Holiday Sale
Listed Price $5,000.00
 


Antique German 800 silver box. Square with hinged cover. On cover circular and beaded frame with galleons bobbing on water. Sailors man the deck and climb the masts. A dense scene that evokes the challenges and danger of seafaring. On sides are music-making cherubs with swans and eagles. All ornament in relief. Box and cover interior gilt. Hallmarked. Very good condition with rich patina and fine definition.

Dimensions: H 4 7/8 x W 7 x 7 in. Weight: 35.5 troy ounces. BO503