Silver

Pair of Archibald Knox silver and enamel vases

Starting from 12th October to 13th January at the Manx Museum Douglas, Isle of Man, is a new Knox exhibition, “Archibald Knox – Artist, Designer and Teacher”. Some of his best silver, jewellery, clocks, watercolours and illustrations will be on display. Loan items from The Peartree Collection will include this rarely seen pair of 1900 Liberty Cymric vases.

Maker: Liberty & Co

Designer: Archibald Knox

Date : 1900

Marks: L & Co, Birmingham, date letter “a”

Material: Sterling silver and enamel

Condition: Excellent

Size: 14cm high, 15cm diameter across feet

Weight : 392  grams, 13.8oz each

SKU: A30 Category:

Description

See “Archibald Knox” edited by Dr Stephen Martin, page 187 for a similar example