A WMF spirit decanter Date : 1886- 1903 Origin : Gelsingen, Germany Bowl Features : Chrome green glass engraved with flowers. Silver plate mounts Marks : WMF EP IO OX. There is no "ostrich mark" this was not introduced until 1902/3 Type : Metal overlay glassware Size : Height 24cm Condition : Very good. No chips or cracks, the silver plate is a little worn. It was never intended to be a bright polished finish.The OX indicates that it was oxidised to give an "antique finish" when new Restoration : None Weight : 533 grams. Whiplash handle and not a straight line in view. I have been involved in the antiques business since 1971. My career took a leap forward when I joined Bonhams in 1976. Some five years later I became head of the Decorative Arts department. The item "A WMF Spirit Decanter Bottle c1895" is in sale since Saturday, December 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Crystal/ Cut Glass\Crystal/ Cut Glass Objects\Decanters & Jugs".
The seller is "eric-knowles-the-hoard" and is located in High Wycombe. This item can be shipped worldwide.