PORTUGUESE SOLID SILVER BOWL BASKET DISH 833 Silver Lisbon Portugal ca1886-1900s

Category Antiques Silver Non-U.S. Silver Other Antique Non-U.S. Silver

Current price $745.00

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Composition 833 Silver, .833/1000

Maker Unknown / Unidentified

Type Bowls, Dishes, Baskets

Age 1886-1900s

Country Of Origin Portugal

Region Continental Europe

Brand Unknown / Unidentified

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A handcrafted solid silver structure bowl/basket.
Two-handle bowl beautifully decorated with embossed ornaments,
flowers and foliage. Die-cast triple-scroll handles, please see photos.
Not monogrammed.
Marked into the middle of interior with two punches:
1. "sitting boar" with Roman "II" for city of Lisbon and 0,833/1000 silver purity,
(this mark used 1886-1938);
2. unknown/unidentified mark for maker, please see photos.
Made in Lisbon, Portugal, late 19th. Century or 1900's.
Pictures will tell you more.
Approx: Width (handle to handle): 8-1/4in. (21cm.)
Bowl Width: 5-1/2in. (14cm.)
Height (max w/handle): 3-1/8in. (8cm.)
Weight: 5.70 troy oz. (177.2 gr.)
Dark spots you are seeing on the photos,
are reflections of a camera and other objects.
Light tarnish/patina into some ornaments what is not a defect.
Overall is clean, free of dings and dents.
Commensurate with age, the condition is excellent.
Rare for its marks, image and overall condition.
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