Substantial Empire style covered urn, in 800 Fine Silver, Italian 20th century.
The urn is richly engraved and embossed, rising from a stepped pedestal foot, with heavily cast C scrolls handles. The finial on the lid is a figural fruit bowl spilling over with berries and leaves.
Stamped 800 and 23 AL (in an oval). This is the trademark of I.M.A. di Guerci & C. of Via Donatello 1, Alessandria (Piedmont), Italy, after 1944.
19" (48.2cm) high, 13 1/4" (33.6cm) across the handles.
- Product CodeIMA8RKYB87
- ManufacturerI.M.A. di Guerci & C, Italy