Posts tagged “Pewter”

FEB
08
2014

Alexandre Vibert Vase (French, 1847-1909)

By mwilcox

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This Art Nouveau style ewer vase is by Alexandre Vibert (French, 1847-1909). The Art Nouveau style was one of the shortest lasting in modern times, its design using organic forms such a whiplash vines, flowers organic curves, and depictions of...

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DEC
20
2013

German Lithophane Beer Stein

By mwilcox

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This is a “Lithophane” stein, dating about 1910. The image on the bottom is molded in place, giving the appearance of a black & White photograph when viewed against light. The only marking on it is the word “Zinn”, stamped on the lid, which...

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