Lot 4216. Singing bird box: a magnificent, solid silver singing bird box in the Rococo style, Karl Griesbaum, probably 1. Half of the 20. Century.

Starting price:€ 1 600
Auction date:23.11.2019   16:30
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ID 259579
Lot 4216Singing bird box: a magnificent, solid silver singing bird box in the Rococo style, Karl Griesbaum, probably 1. Half of the 20. Century.
Approx. 12,5 × 6,5 × 4,5 cm, approx. 427g, solid silver, circumferentially different character scenes, the end faces are representations of musical instruments, top also figurative repoussé technology to work, the lid with a representation of two cherubs, a bird's cage to open, lift from the bottom, original key, slide to trigger the machine at the Front, fully functional, but with limitations. The bird appears and whistles his melody. Movements of the wings and beak do not work at the time.

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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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