Description & Technical information

Highest-quality silversmith craftsmanship, excellent original condition

Unique object. According to the inscription on the design drawing only this pair was ever made.

Note on the design drawing: Vierarmiger Leuchter, Silber, fein gehämmert und poliert, 2 Stück, Kreisrunde Fußplatte, Boden, 22 mm Kerzenstärke (four-branched candelabrum, silver, finely hammered and polished, two pieces, circular baseplate, base, candle width 22 mm)

Origin:  Vienna, Austria
Medium: silver, Chased and hammered, Fine bead-and-reel decoration
Signature: Marked: OD, 800, Austrian hallmark - head of Diana (A for Vienna, 3 for 800/1000), a (official hallmark for Vienna)

Dimensions: 26.5 cm (10³/₈ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, Vienna


Works on Paper Collection, Museum of Applied Arts (MAK), Vienna, design drawing inv. no.  KI 14710-1

Categories: Silver