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Spelter
Spelter

Spelter is a synonym for a zinc alloy. Figurines, candlesticks, and other pieces were made of spelter and given a bronze or painted finish. Early twentieth-century Art Nouveau and Art Deco figures and lamps were often made of spelter. The metal has been used since about the 1860s to make statues, tablewares, and lamps that resemble bronze. Spelter is soft and breaks easily. To test for spelter, scratch the base of the piece. Bronze is solid; spelter will show a silvery scratch.


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 SpelterCandlestickFigural, Medieval Craftsman, 11 1/2 In., Pair2006Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterCandlestickFigural, Man, Holding Cigar, Woman, Lap Dog, Opera Glasses, c.1900, 18 In., Pair2013Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterCard Tray Seminude Maiden, Brass Poppy Leaves, Flower Base, c.1890, 6 x 9 1/2 In.2015Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterCenterpieceFigural, 2 Figures Of Putti With Onyx Socle Supports, Amethyst, 12 In.2002Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterCigar CutterEagle Head, Embossed Flowers Around Neck, Germany, 5 In.2005Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterCigarette HolderDog Dachshund Hanging Brass Ashtray In Mouth Painted 14 In.2011Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterClockRosee De Printemps, Art Nouveau, Francois Moureau, 28 1/4 In.1995Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterClockFigural, Cupid, Holding Basket, Green Onyx Base, Marked Jbc, 19 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterClockMantel, White Alabaster, Gilt, Conical, Bronze, France, 1875, 23 In.1998Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterClockFigural, Lion At Top, Enameled Dial, Brass Hands, Arabic Numerals, 16 In.2000Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterClockMantel, Black Slate, Female Figure In Renaissance Style, 1880, 22 3/4 In.2000Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterClockWoman & 2 Dogs, Black Marble, Blot & Drouard, 25 x 19 x 6 3/4 In.2002Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterClockFigural Horse Standing, Copper Patina, Horseshoe Frame, Wooden Base2004Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterCordial SetCamel Shape Holder, Enamel Glass, 6 Cups, 1800s, 15 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterElephant Standing, Trunk Up, Bone Tusks, 16 x 13 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterElephantStanding, Trunk Up, Bone Tusks, 16 x 13 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterEpergneYoung Girl Standard, Yellow & White Glass, Trumpet Vase, 33 1/2 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterEpergne Pink To White, c.1870, 11 x 10 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterFigureBird Dog, Cast, 7 X 17 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterFigureDancer, Headdress, Patinated, Painted, Marble Base, Continental, 1920s, 14 1/2 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterFigureLady, Holding Orb Clock, Hollow Cast, Bronze Patina, 39 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterFigureStag, Cast, 8 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterFigureToad, Green Surface, 2 1/2 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterFigureWoman, Seated, Classical Style, 10 1/2 X 10 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 SpelterFigure Fawn, Lying Down, Marble Base, c.1930, 5 x 8 In. 2008Login / Create Account for Price


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