September 21st, 2014 International Day of Peace September 22nd, 2014 Emancipation Day September 22nd, 2014 Autumnal equinox September 25th, 2014 World Maritime Day September 25th, 2014 Rosh Hashana September 27th, 2014 World Tourism Day September 28th, 2014 Gold Star Mother's Day September 28th, 2014 World Heart Day September 28th, 2014 World Rabies Day October 1st, 2014 International Day of Older Persons October 2nd, 2014 International Day of Non-Violence October 4th, 2014 Feast of St Francis of Assisi October 4th, 2014 Yom Kippur October 5th, 2014 World Teachers' Day October 5th, 2014 Eid-al-Adha October 6th, 2014 World Habitat Day October 6th, 2014 Child Health Day October 8th, 2014 World Day for Natural Disaster Reduction October 9th, 2014 Leif Erikson Day October 9th, 2014 World Sight Day October 9th, 2014 First day of Sukkot October 9th, 2014 World Post Day October 10th, 2014 World Mental Health Day October 11th, 2014 International Day of the Girl Child October 13th, 2014 Columbus Day October 13th, 2014 Native Americans' Day October 13th, 2014 Indigenous People's Day October 15th, 2014 Last day of Sukkot October 15th, 2014 White Cane Safety Day October 15th, 2014 International Day of Rural Women October 16th, 2014 Boss's Day October 16th, 2014 World Food Day October 16th, 2014 Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah October 17th, 2014 World Day for Poverty Eradication October 17th, 2014 'Alaska Day' observed October 18th, 2014 Alaska Day
Antique Hanau Solid Silver Miniature Beer Stein Or Tankard From Germany C. 1895 For Sale
Victorian Sterling Silver Miniature German Hanau Beer Stein or Tankard by Simon Rosenau circa 1895
This Antique Miniature Stein or Tankard measures approximately 1 1/2 inchesor 38 mm across from the handle to the front lip ofthe lower body by 1 1/8 inches or 29 mm across the width or diameter of the base from side to side and it stands just under 2 1/8 inches or 53 mm tall to the top of the figure on the lid when it is closed.
The miniature stein or tankard is made from solid silverwith a relief decorated scrolled serpent handle and it has a hinged lid that has a cast silver seated child on the top, the body and lid have been superbly embossed or raised relief and engrave decorated with garden scenes of young lovers in period dress that are among scrolls and foliage and the miniature stein or tankard has Notbeen engraved with a previous owners initials or familymonogram all as photographed below, the underside of the body has been impressed with a German 800 standardsolid silver mark next to the Hanau silversmith or makers mark SR of Simon Rosenau from Bad Kisingen and I estimate that it was made circa 1895.
Thecondition is used and near Mint for its age.
The Beer Stein or Tankard hasNoDents, No Splits, No Cracks, No Holesand No Repairsthat I can find,thetankard stands upright,the decoration is very crisp, the lid opens and closes tightly with ease, the tankard holds liquid without leaking, the German silver marks arestill legible althoughas this miniature beer stein or tankard is aused antiqueit doeshave some extremely minor surface marks and wear from use along withthepatina of age that is to be expected and a gentle clean would not goamiss. PersonallyIthink that this antique miniature beer stein, flagon or tankard wouldmake a superb addition to any cabinet collection and that it looks absolutely fantastic considering that it's around 120 or so yearsold.
This Superb Quality Victorian Solid Silver Miniature German Hanau Beer Stein or Tankard bySimonRosenau circa 1895 is oneof several pieces of antique and collectable silver that I have alsolisted.
( Please take a moment to look at my other items )
Iam selling itwith a VeryLow starting price and .
Don't miss out to a last second offer !!!...
Thank you for your interest.
All International Buyers are asked to pay by PayPal, if this is not possible then please contact me by using the ASK SELLER A QUESTION link at the bottom of this page with enough time before the end of the sale to arrange an alternative method of payment, I am sorry but I can Only accept personal cheques/checks or cashiers cheques/checks that are drawn from a U.K Bank Account in GBP or Great British Pounds Sterling. All U.K Buyers can pay by PayPal or you have the additional options to pay by Personal Cheque, Postal Order or BACS Bank to Bank Transfer, if a U.K buyer chooses one of the additional payment methods please contact me after the sale of your item or items just to advise me of your prefered method of payment and I will send you the relavant details by return message so that payment can be made. All purchases will normally be sent within 24 hours of recieving cleared funds, purchases that are paid for on U.K public holidays and weekends will be sent on the first available day that Royal Mail is open for business. All items purchased are sent in new packaging with internal protected by a form of Recorded Delivery that is Insured and tracked for its journey requiring a signature upon arrival. I do understand that this method of shipping is not the cheapest although it is the only way that items sent comply with the and PayPal protection policies, the actual shipping cost for each parcel sent will be printed by Royal Mail on the shipping or postage label so that customers can see that I do Not earn a profit from packing and postage. If more than one item is purchased you will reveive an invoice that will include all purchases and a discounted shipping or postage cost as I always discount combined or multiple purchases that are sent together in the same parcel. ALL PURCHASES MUST BE PAID FOR WITHIN 7 DAYS OF THE END OF THE sale, if this is not possible then please contact me within 24 hours of a purchase so that any other arrangements can be made. Thank You. I do my best to offer an an eclectic mix of Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian & 20th Century solid sterling silver and gold antiques, collectables, gifts and curios that are sourced from all over the U.K. I am proud of the products that I sell and endeavour to offer the traditional values of customer service along with the excitement and fun of the on line sale room !
If you have any questions or if I can be of any further assistance please use the ASK SELLER A QUESTION link at the bottom of this page and I will endeavour to answer your question or message within 24 hours of receiving it.
This item has been shown 0 times.
Antique Hanau Solid Silver Miniature Beer Stein Or Tankard From Germany C. 1895: $49