Antique Silver Muffin Bun Warmer Germany, 19th Century

 

Antique Silver Muffin Bun Warmer Germany, 19th Century

Product# RA-396

Sale:
$5,500.00



A nicely decorated muffin warmer with cherubs and shell motif in .800 German silver, circa 1880. Three shell shaped repousse doors open out to reveal separate compartments where muffins would be placed and then set over a heat source. The interior has pierced and scalloped dividers that house the pastries. An outer frame has scroll work, fluting and hoofed feet, as well as three cherubs perched just at the hinges. A larger cherub stands atop the piece, holding up a cup of wine.
German silver, marked on the bottom "800 B&Z Germany".


Condition: great antique condition, inside level opens only by hand.


Sizes:
H 10", W 8", D 8"