A MAGNIFICENT CENTREPIECE FOR THE ROYAL HOUSE OF HANOVER. Celle. Dated 1868. Friedrich Wilhelm von best bostell.

Starting price:€ 15 000
Auction date:20.05.2017   10:30
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Lot 1440A MAGNIFICENT CENTREPIECE FOR THE ROYAL HOUSE OF HANOVER. Celle. Dated 1868. Friedrich Wilhelm von best bostell.
A MAGNIFICENT CENTREPIECE FOR THE ROYAL HOUSE OF HANOVER.
Celle. Dated 1868. Friedrich Wilhelm von best bostell.

Silver, the bowl with part gold-plating. Wide-round base unloading with naturalistic landscaped top in the Form of a forest landscape with finely engraved grass and fir trees. On the right side, at the foot of the strong stem in the Form of an oak, a young shepherd with his dog and his herd of goats sitting. In his hands Knitting, holding. To the right of him, on a stone leaning against the coat of arms of the Royal house of Hanover-on a Golden shield. On the back, between the fully plastic crafted fir trees and shrubs small timber building with three Bee-hives. The great oak trunk crowned by a patch of shell with Lorbeerzier.
On the gekehlten area of the foot inscription engraved: ‘The Established of the office, mountains in b/Celle, the beloved Royal couples to the 18th of February, 1868’. Approx 2690 g. height 46.5 cm, ø up to 34.5 cm.
Brands:
Fineness mark 750, MZ, Friedrich Wilhelm von best bostell (1828-1870, Scheffler, lower Saxony, no. 538). Condition B.

The magnificent centrepiece was made on the occasion of the wedding of the Royal couple, George V of Hanover and Marie of Saxe Altenburg and presented. Probably as a thank you for a previously established come business agreement for honey and wool.
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