Pitcher - Massive Silver 800 - Italy - Years ' 50

Description
Pitcher - Massive Silver 800 - Italy - Years ' 50
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear - 906 g

Thermal pitcher in solid silver 800
Designed by the Milanese silversmith Fiam Arte Nostra, active in Milan from 1930 to 1970.


Hallmarks: silver fineness 800 and silversmith’s mark (387MI), both on bottom.

The object has been zapon painted to preserve its brightness.
Zapon painting was widespread in the 1950s and 60s, when solid silver shiny items were displayed in the most elegant lounges and sitting rooms.
With glass insert.In excellent condition, with signs of ageing (please, see all details as shown by pictures).

Dimensions: diameter 19 cm, width (including handles) 17 cm, height 23 cm.
Overall weight: 906 grams (about one-third is due to the glass).

Careful proper packaging and tracked shipping.

Lot details
Object
Pitcher
Material
Massive Silver 800
Manufacturer/ Brand
FIAM Arte Nostra - Milano
Estimated Period
Years ' 50
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
906 g
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