WONDERFUL ART NOUVEAU 1900 WMF Figural Peacock Toothpick Holder
WONDERUFUL toothpick holder made in Germany by WMF Company circa 1900. Designed in the shape of a peacock with his tail all wide open, where toothpicks go, exquisite details. Stands over an elegant highly decorated plinth. Original plating is in excellent vintage condition. High quality metalwork in great condition, see pictures!!! Catalogue illustration on page 18 with the Nº. 26a. Hallmarked ‘Ostrich WMF G’, ‘B’, ‘OX’ and‘I/O’ to one of the feet and ‘a’ to the center of the base. Measurements: about 4” in height and 2 3/8” across to the tail and full 2 ¾” across to its widest point to the base, weighs 7.70oz (218 grams).
Read the description carefully, please and take into account that the pictures complement the description. The description refers to the general condition considering the material and age of the piece. Item sold 'AS IS' by description and photos. Please contact us via e-mail if you have any doubt, we will e-mail you as soon as we can. Buyer pays shipping and importation duties, taxes or any other kind of charges if applicable in the destination country, they are not included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Check with your country's customs office to find out what these additional costs will be before you bid or buy. Don't confuse them with more shipping charges. We follow international regulations. We are not responsible for mail service delays since they are beyond our control. Neither refunds nor returns are accepted, no exceptions. Please take this into account, if you have doubts please contact us.
Pictures have not been modified whatsoever using any kind of software for this purpose, so please take your time to supersize them and check every detail. Items are exactly as pictured. We provide several pictures, we will provide more upon require. The description refers to the item overall condition. Remember that you are bidding on a used piece and as a vintage item it will never be as brand new. We do our best to describe it as accurately as possible and always point out obvious damages or imperfections to the best of our ability, however given the age may always be slight imperfections that we consider as acceptable. Several pictures provided, inspect them carefully…
We ship pieces by Regular Mail Service, tracking number only informs when the item leaves the country and when it is delivered; the items are sent with ‘Proof Of Delivery’ orange card which returns to us by mail. Shipping time depends on destination country mail service, this may take about 20 – 30 business days; insurance not available. Customs or other kind of inspection may cause not expected delays. Handling & SHIPPING FREE. We offer courier service with full insurance, if you prefer this service we may send the item by UPS at discount rate. We will be happy to inform the cost, so please contact us before bidding to avoid any inconvenience. We may combine shipping if possible, depending on item size. Contact should be made within 3 days after the auction close as Ebay requires. If the payment is not received within 7 days of the end of the auction we re-list the item. Payment only via PayPal. Please, SERIOUS BIDDERS ONLY. Please check out our other interesting items currently listed. GOOD LUCK!
WORLWIDE SHIPPING BY REGULAR MAIL: FREE