Description & Technical information

Designed by: Josef Hoffmann, before 1919
Executed by: Wiener Werkstätte, comp.: model no. S sh 16, S 4456, S 4937 

Date:  Before 1919
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Vienna
Medium: Chased and hammered, Silver (414g)
Signature: Marked: JH, WW, rose mark, Austrian hallmark, head of Diana (A for Vienna, 2 for 900/1000), MADE IN AUSTRIA, 900

Dimensions: 8 x 25 x 23.5 cm (3¹/₈ x 9⁷/₈ x 9¹/₄ inches)
Literature: WW sales cat., 1928, p. 51, plate 504; Wiener Werkstätte archives, Museum of Applied Arts (MAK), Vienna, design drawing inv. no. KI 11998-36; A contemporary photograph is preserved in the Wiener Werkstätte archives at the Austrian Museum of Applied Arts (MAK), Vienna, inv. no. WWF 187-112
Categories: Decorative Arts & Design, Silver