Beautiful WMF Lily of the Valley Silver Plated Art Nouveau Centre Piece/ Fruit Stand. Stamped Running Ostrich g, OX oxidised , 1/0 thickness of silver. Wonderful Display Piece, absolutely gleaming. A very beautiful WMF Art Nouveau silver plated centrepiece / Fruit Stand , dating around1903. Made by one of the best metalwork companies in the world WMF, Wurttembergische Metal Fabrik. This piece is absolutely beautiful the workmanship that was put into this piece is simply perfection. The edge of the centrepiece is trellis ribbons which incorporates both handles and entwined with Lily of the Valley flowers, leaf and stems. In the centre of the bowl with the continuing ribbon is a beautiful Celtic / Jugendstil floral display. Please check out the photos. The dish stands on a central oval column base which is very sturdy and minimalistic. The WMF mark is situated on the handle underside, very clear and well marked, Its the very early mark Running Ostrich g in the old style which indicates it was the one of the first registered Ostrich marks used, its also stamped with OX and 1/0. The underside of this piece is shiny and immaculately clean, its obviously been displayed as a cabinet /display piece as no way has this piece had much action, only polishing and care. The silver plating is fantastic without silver loss, no damage to the trellis work, plus its totally in line, no splits, No dents, no scratches, no rubbing of the silver. Its very rare to catch a piece in this condition. Maybe some very light polishing marks, and makers impression marks but nothing that would effect its beauty in anyway. Condition is exceptional condition. Its displays wonderfully, 120 years old and totally usable in todays world. Would look fantastic in any style home. A very stylish and quality piece from WMF. Oval Base Diameter: 14.3cm x 11.5cm. It was very difficult to take photos of this piece as the high shine caused reflections and distortion, any patches are purely reflection. Please checkout the photos as they serve an important part of my description, they shall reflect the condition, style and beauty of this wonderful WMF Centre Piece. I shall pack properly, to ensure it reaches its new home safely and. Should you have any questions about this beautiful piece, please just drop me a line, I shall answer promptly. Thank you for looking. The item “WMF Lily of the Valley Silver Plated Art Nouveau, Centre Piece /Fruit Stand, C1903″ is in sale since Wednesday, May 19, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Silver Plate\Other Silver Plate”. The seller is “dj1443″ and is located in Mid Glamorgan . This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.