German 800 standard silver Louis XVI style sugar shaker in repousse designs, featuring floral and foliate decorations as well as floral garlands with bows around the body and foot. Detachable pierced cap is decorated with a figural pinecone finial and lobed rim. Made by Johann S. Kurz & Co., Hanau, c. 1890.
This spectacular shaker is 2 3/4" in diameter at the widest, 7" tall (without the finial) and weighs 217.5 grams or 7 ozs Troy.
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.
Louis XVI Style Sugar Shaker Johann Kurz 800 Silver 1890 Germany