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German Silver Pepperette - Antique c.1900
REF: C5417 / LA352541
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An exceptional, fine and impressive, cast German 800 standard silver figural pepper; an addition to our continental silverware collection. This exceptional antique Victorian cast sterling silver pepper has been realistically modelled in the form of a male character. This impressive silver pepper has been embellished with details reproducing the gentlemans anatomical features, in addition to his period attire complete with brimmed hat, jacket, waistcoat, ribbon neck tie and pantaloons. This pepperette is further embellished with a walking stick/cane, in addition to one hand being to his back, holding a single rose; this character represents a cultural influence of the period, which is undetermined. The posterior surface of the characters hat/head features pierced 'pepper' holes. This sterling silver piece retains the original hallmarked hinged cover, accessible to the underside of the jacket. The hallmarks struck to the underside of this German silver figural pepper include: Maker's mark: n (Ludwig Neresheimer) Silver quality/purity mark: 800 (800/1000) National mark/reichsmark: Crescent moon and crown, Germany (Halbmond und Krone) Dimensions Height 10.2cm/4" Length 5.5cm/2.2" Width 3.8cm/1.5" Weight 3.3 troy ounces/101g
AC Silver has clarified that the German Silver Pepperette - Antique c.1900 (LA352541) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Circa 1900
This antique German silver figural pepper is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. The cast decoration is all very sharp. The German hallmarks struck to the surface cover are all very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
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This German Silver Pepperette - Antique c.1900 is located in Newcastle, UK