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Early Loetz PN I-5116 ca 1894 red cut to clear with silver overlay

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    Posted 2 years ago

    Sammyz
    (88 items)

    I have been sleuthing around for Eugen Marcus silver overlay glass. He apparently used Loetz blanks fairly often. My latest is an example of a Loetz vase for which the pattern is missing. I had (I think jimtim bought it) a rubin vase in PN II-595, a later analog ca. 1900.

    Eugen Marcus was a skilled silversmith who served as the Hofjuwelier to the Kaiser. So far, I have found his silver overlay vases between 1885 and 1895. In Ricke's reference book, the PN II-595 pattern shows an earlier version (which apparently came in multiple sizes) dated to 1894. This perfectly fits my expectations that this is a Eugen Marcus commissioned vase.

    This vase is 5" tall x 2.5" dia. It is red cut to clear, then the clear is acid treated. You can find the seams where the red and clear meet. The vase has a polished pontil and a flat-ground base. The silver is heavy, detailed with very precise cleaned edges.

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    Comments

    1. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 2 years ago
      That is gorgeous with that overlay!
    2. Sammyz Sammyz, 2 years ago
      Thanks Mrstyndall! The pics do not do the vase justice!
    3. Roycroftbooksfromme1, 2 years ago
      just lovely....
    4. Sammyz Sammyz, 2 years ago
      Thanks Roycroftbooksfromme1!
    5. larksel larksel, 2 years ago
      Wonderful. Congratulations.
    6. Sammyz Sammyz, 2 years ago
      Thank you Ales!
    7. Sammyz Sammyz, 2 years ago
      Thanks all for the loves, thanks MALKEY, thanks Michelleb007!
    8. Findings, 2 years ago
      really nice...

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