Wood & Hughes hammered finish sterling silver bowl in form of an incredibly detailed leaf, decorated with applied figural bug. Bowl has 4 ball feet and gilt interior. Marked 129. c. 1875-1895.
This spectacular bowl is 6 3/4" long with 1 1/4" long handle, 5 1/4" wide at the widest, 1 1/4" tall and weighs 172.6 grams or 5.56 ozs Troy. The bug has part of its leg missing.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Leaf Form Bowl Applied Bug Ball Feet Wood Hughes Sterling Silver