Elite Decorative Arts Holiday Sale - December 10, 2011
Lot 76 - EMIL GERIKE 19th CENTURY GERMAN SILVER GRAVY BOAT
Rare antique German silver gravy boat with gold washed interior. Has figural bust mounted handle. Has ribbed design to foot. Holds Berlin city bear mark A secondary assayer mark. Holds the 12 loth mark indicating a silver purity of 750/1000. Holds Gerike silversmith marks. Circa 1820. Measures 6 3/4" x 8" length x 4 1/8" width (17.1cm x 20.3cm x 10.4cm). Total weight of 22.660 ozt. / 704.7 grams. Pre-Sale estimate $700-$1000.