A Viennese enamel and gilded silver nef, circa 1880 the vessel supported on the head of a merman, with three masts and with sailors on deck and climbing the rigging, with domed base, entirely enameled with allegorical scenes, the openwork gilded silver stern decorated with a mermaid height 21 1/2 in. (54.6cm.)

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A Viennese enamel and gilded silver nef, circa 1880 the vessel supported on the head of a merman, with three masts and with sailors on deck and climbing the rigging, with domed base, entirely enameled with allegorical scenes, the openwork gilded silver stern decorated with a mermaid height 21 1/2 in. (54.6cm.)