American art nouveau handled pitchers, two
American art nouveau
handled pitchers, two
glass, sterling silver
taller: 10"h x 9.75"w
Provenance:A New Jersey collection
Excellent original condition. Vintage silver overlay examples are very old, most are circa 1900. They may have minor silver losses, omissions, lifting, etc. They most likely will be tarnished. We will attempt to point out anything we feel is important to note. The majority of these objects are in excellent condition. Smaller with stable crack to bottom. Larger with minor silver issues.
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