WMF RARE ART NOUVEAU SILVERPLATED BUTTERFLY PATTERN CAKE/PIE LIFTER
A rare Art Nouveau silverplated cake lifter by the noted German silversmith firm WMF. WMF credits this butterfly handle motif cake server as dating prior to 1887. A stunning overall pattern with the handle topped with an elaborate butterfly; the balance of the handle featuring a bellflower pattern terminating in a shell where it joins the lift. The upper side of the lift features a slightly raised pattern surrounding a central cartouche.
The lifter is in excellent condition with only gentle wear marks commensurate with age & use. No silver loss. Signed “WMFM” The last “M” meaning it is silver over brass. Approx. size 11 ¾ inches (29.5 cm).
Price: $ 130.00