Vase 1

Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co

A Rare ‘Cymric’ Silver, Enamel and Chrysoprase Vase, 1901

the Celtic-inspired vessel decorated with panels of stylised entrelacs enhanced with green and blue enamel and inset with a band of chryoprase cabouchons, off a flared base

19.5cm high, stamped to body ‘L&Co’ ‘Cymric’ and Rd 369138 with Birmingham hallmarks

Photograph and description courtesy of Bonhams.

Vase 1

Manufacturer:Liberty & Co. (British, founded London, 1875)

Designer:Archibald Knox (British, 1864–1933)

Date:1902–3

Medium:Silver, enamel, and mother-of-pearl

Dimensions:H. 7-5/8, Diam. 4 inches (19.4 x 10.2 cm.).

Photograph and description courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.