We are pleased to offer a fine range of antique sterling silver Nefs. All of our antique silver Nefs can be purchased online, or from our shop in the London Silver Vaults. You can click on the image of one of the Nefs to see a larger picture.
Hallmarked In 1900
Bearing import marks for Chester, 1900 by Berthold Muller, this novel Antique, Sterling Silver Nef is actually a drinks decanter. The bowspirit is a spout and the back section is hinged for easy access. There are men on deck with cannons and even a sailor climbing the mast rope. The chased body has an underwater scene featuring Neptune. The interior of the ship has been gilded and the wheels propel the ship forward or backwards. The Nef measures 13"(33cm) port to starboard, with a height of 16"(41cm), a width of 4.5"(11.5cm) and a weight of 45.4 troy ounces.
£5,975ADD TO BASKET MORE PHOTOS
Hallmarked In 1925
Bearing import marks for London, 1925 by Thomas Callow & Son, this magnificent Sterling Silver Nef has fantastic detail. There are men everywhere, performing various duties. This ship is in full sail, with flags, ropes, an anchor, lanterns and a dragon figurehead. The nef sits on four fully working wheels and the top of this ship lifts off the reveal an empty hull, in which can accommodate a bottle, which can then set sail around the table. The body of the hull has decorative cherub chase work. This nef is 32"(81cm) long, 27.5"(70cm) tall and 5.5"(13cm) wide, with a weight of 124.7 troy ounces.
£26,750ADD TO BASKET MORE PHOTOS
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