Antique Xix Century Solid Silver Nef Sailing Galleon Ship Centerpiece
We are pleased to offer you this. The ancient examples (13th-16th centuries) were drinking cups. The later were receptacles for dining implements. A NEF was originally an extravagant table ornament created to hold spices or wine. Latterly nefs became more ornate and decorative, foregoing their functional use.
285 mm (11.5 inch), L. Please feel free to ask as a questions! The item "ANTIQUE XIX CENTURY SOLID SILVER NEF SAILING GALLEON SHIP CENTERPIECE" is in sale since Tuesday, April 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Other Antique Sterling Silver". The seller is "onlyone-2007" and is located in Gerona. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Centerpiece
- Age: 1880-1920
- Composition: Sterling Silver