CENTERPIECE GLASS MUSCHEL MERMAID BOWL. GLOWS VERY BRIGHTLY UNDER ULTRAVIOLET LIGHT. This Rare Walther and Sohne Glass Muschel Mermaid is stunning as she floats above the oceans waves before her floating shell. Beautifully designed, The mermaid base depicts waves in the front under the shell, and a curling wave mid tail.
She is partially lifting her hair with a strand flowing down. Her tail is wrapped beneath the shell. You can see the scales of her lower body, The sirens shell sits on the base and under the wave at the neck of the shell. This centerpiece would enhance your dressing table, vanity, and boudoir or in the bath to hold soap, bath balls, or flowers any room! A delightful complete set for Walther glass collectors as well.The mermaid is about 9 inches tall and the lower base is about 5-1/2 inches by 6 inches. The shell is about 8-¾ inches by 9-1/5 inches and 2-1/4 inches deep. This is a heavy set. The condition is very good with no chips or cracks, has been lovingly well looked after for many years and most likely been in a display cabernet all its life.
August Walther & Sohne was established in 1888 by August Walther. They are known best for their excellent Art Deco figurines, bowls, vases, and centerpieces which were manufactured in Germany during the 1930's and 40's. The pieces manufacture from 1888 through the 1940s are scarce and sought after by glass collectors world wide. This particular centerpiece was presented in their 1935 product catalogue. Walther and Sohne art glass, especially the Nymphen line, is valued the world over and is highly collectible.
I do not clean or polish my items because I prefer to sell them in the original vintage condition then you can decide to clean to your own preference I like my buyers to see what they looked like when I bought them. I endeavour to list each item as accurately and as honestly as I can. PLEASE TAKE A LOOK IN MY SHOP FOR OTHER NEW VINTAGE AND UNUSUAL ITEMS. The item "ART DECO 1935 WALTHER SOHNE CENTERPIECE GLASS MUSCHEL MERMAID BOWL VINTAGE" is in sale since Wednesday, May 13, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Date-Lined Glass\Art Deco (c.The seller is "wmystar" and is located in Worcester. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, 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, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.