Lot 196

OIL HOLDER in silver and vermeil in the shape of a shuttle, quadripods on four ball feet, the grips with greyhound heads, the grip in the shape of a caduceus resting on a vermeil ball, the grip underlined with bird wings, bearing the motto "PER ASPERA AD ASTRA" in an armorial coat of arms. Motto of the Gd Duchy of Mecklenburg-Werke (?). Without apparent punch, foreign work of the XIXth century, 23,8 X 26 cm. Weight: 381 g. (Retaining nut to be reviewed).