Stylish Arts and Crafts Pewter Bowl of unusual form (c1905)

Stylish Arts and Crafts Pewter Bowl of unusual form (c1905)

Code: 10158

Dimensions:

W: 26cm (10.2")H: 13cm (5.1")

SOLD

Description

Unusual Arts and Crafts pewter bowl with hand-hammered finish supported by 3 scrolling brackets (Art Nouveau in style), each surmounted by a cast griffin’s head. Reminiscent of Christopher Dresser’s work, this lovely piece is marked ‘ENGLISH HAND HAMMERED PEWTER SHEFFIELD’ and was manufactured by Reliable. Measures 26cm wide by 13cm high.

Condition Report

Good – nice colour and patination. One of the three sides has been knocked in the past as revealed by some shallow surface indentation/marking (see pictures) but confined to a relatively small area and can easily be displayed with this section to the rear.