English & Continental Porcelain, Glass & Silver Overlay
Stock Number: – OWA3153
Date: – Circa: 1950s
Materials: – German Hutschenreuther Hoenberg porcelain. The silver by Friedrich Spahr, Schwåbisch Gmünd.
Country of Origin: – Hoenberg Bavaria / Germany
Description: – A delightful miniature Hutschenreuther porcelain jug decorated in the Schwåbisch Gmünd silver studios of Friedrich Spahr with a stylised design in silver overlay upon a turquoise ground.
Size: The jug is 7.5cm tall to the tip of the handle & the silver is marked Spahr 1000 to the base rim under the handle. The jug weighs 75g &
Condition: – The porcelain and silver are in greta condition without any chips, cracks, hairlines, losses or restoration. Some very minor surface scratches to the silver where it has been cleaned over the past 70 years.
History & Marks: – The silver is marked Spahr 1000 to the base rim under the handle. The Hutschenreuther porcelain marks used between 1948-1970
For an Historical introduction to Silver Overlay click the link here https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silver_overlay