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Antique Art Nouveau Carl Deffner Copper and Brass Claret Wine Jug

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    Posted 5 years ago

    Hyp-storian
    (40 items)

    This is (to me) a beautiful example of German Art Nouveau: a copper and brass claret/wine jug designed by Carl Deffner. I particularly like the intricate water lily designs on the front, as well as the heavy brass accents accentuating the dark copper. It measures a full 14 inches high, 5 inches in diameter at the base, and (fortunately!) still has its original c. hundred year-old patina.

    Thanks for looking!

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    Comments

    1. Celiene Celiene, 5 years ago
      Stunning example of form & function. Just beautiful.
    2. Hyp-storian, 5 years ago
      Thank you Celiene!
    3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
      GLORIOUS ITEM. BEAUTIFUL MIXED METAL DESIGN ICON.
    4. Hyp-storian, 5 years ago
      Thanks vertraio50- I feel exactly the same way about it!
    5. Hyp-storian, 5 years ago
      Thank you kindly czechglass5!

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