Pair of Spanish Silver & Gilt Pheasants made in c.1940

£2,200

A pair of attractive hand chased Spanish silver (.915 purity) pheasants made by the silversmith to the King of Spain, Dionisio Garcia of Madrid.

Date 1940
Made By Dionisio Garcia
Location Madrid
Stock Number W251x5
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W251x5
Date:
1940
Maker: Dionisio Garcia
£2,200
Description

A pair of attractive hand chased Spanish silver (.915 purity) pheasants made by the silversmith to the King of Spain, Dionisio Garcia of Madrid.

The pheasants are finely chased by hand and then partially covered in gold to give a wonderful effect.

They are both in excellent condition.

Dionisio Garcia was silversmith to King Alfonso XIII (1886 – 1941).

Dimensions: length (male pheasant) 33 cm, length (female) 29 cm; weight (pair) 15 troy oz.

 

Maker
Dionisio Garcia

Dionisio Garcia Gomez is a renowned Madrid silversmith from the first half of the 20th century.

After his apprenticeship to silversmith DH Adradas, he opened his own workshop and became Royal Silversmith to King Alfonzo Xlll.

Gomez died at the age of 37 leaving the business to his wife and his sons.

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