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A Rare Silver, Enamel & Lapis Lazuli Ostrich, Vienna Circa 1890



This is a very rare and large example of a late 19th century silver, enamel and lapis lazuli ostrich.
This examples has wonderful outspread jewelled wings, tail feathers and thighs with a rich blue and white enamel over a feathered silver ground.The body is paved in lapis lazul.

Height: 69cm

A Rare Silver, Enamel & Lapis Lazuli Ostrich, Vienna Circa 1890