Description & Technical information

Designed by: Josef Hoffmann, Vienna

Executed by: Wiener Werkstätte, model no. S 5220, S va 9

Marked:JH, WIENER WERK STÄTTE (3 lines) MADE IN AUSTRIA, 900, the symbols of Mercury (official Austrian export mark), triangle (most probably American import mark)

Silver, chased and hammered, hand polished, very good original condition

Date:  around 1920
Period:  20th century
Medium: Silver chased and hammered
Dimensions: 27 x 8 cm (10⁵/₈ x 3¹/₈ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, USA

Literature: Wiener Werkstätte archive at the Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna, design drawing inv. no. KI 11981-3-1

Categories: Silver