Osiris Pewter (Isis) from Germany Art Nouveau/Secessionist Bowl with Glass liner. Osiris were a Nuremburg area company in operation c. The Bowl measures 6,5 cm high to the top of the liner, and the liner measures 15 cm diameter - the diameter of the bowl is 17 cm. The Glass Liner and the bowl itself are in very good used condition but shows some traces of use and wear It is marked on the underside'Osiris 869 Isis. Very attractive and highly collectable Piece.
Walter Scherf had worked until 1899 at the another famous Jugendstil German metalware firm: ORIVIT. When he left he took some workers with him and some ideas.
From 1899 until 1909 the factory produced 1300 items. They outnumbered the bigger firm KAYSERZINN. In 1902, The OSIRIS - Walter Scherf & Co developed a new sort pewter: the so-called ISIS metal. They had won several prizes in Turin(1902), the Gold medal of Konig-Ludwig Price (1902), the Gold medal in St Petersburg (1903/1904), the first and second prize in St.
Louis, USA (1904), the Gold medal in Cape Town South Africa (1904/1905). Feel free to ask for any detail. A great piece for any art nouveau - arts and crafts collector.
_gsrx_vers_841 GS 7.0.16 (841). The item "Rare OSIRIS Isis 869 PEWTER & GLASS ART NOUVEAU BOWL Peter Behrens arts Crafts" is in sale since Saturday, September 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Art Nouveau". The seller is "rarespieces" and is located in Luxemburg.
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