Art nouveau, Arts and crafts
Price range: Sold
A Liberty & Co Cymric silver vase hallmarked for Birmingham 1901. The vase has a distinctive modernist look and is set with turquoise. This is an early example of the design dating to 1901 and is a particularly good gauge of silver.
This piece was exhibited 12th October to 13th January at the Manx Museum Douglas, Isle of Man, exhibition, “Archibald Knox – Artist, Designer and Teacher”.
Maker: Liberty & Co
Designer: Archibald Knox, attrib
Date : 1901
Marks: L&Co Liberty mark, Birmingham, date latter “b”
Material: Sterling silver
Condition: Very good, marks visible but rubbed
Size: 21cm high
Weight : 10.6 oz, 301 grams