31 October 1996
An electroplated ladle, serving fork and butter knife
Designed Josef Hoffmann, manufactured by the Wiener Werkstätte, circa 1906
From the series 'Rundes Modell', each piece monogrammed on the handle GHB
12¾in. (31.7cm.) length of spoon
Butter knife and fork each stamped with designer's monogram, WW monogram and registration mark, the spoon apparently unmarked (3)
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Cf. Waltraud Neuwirth. Bestecke für die Wiener Werkstätte, Vienna 1982, p.73 et seq.
This design was originally created for the Palais Stoclet in 1906 and was also used by Hoffmann himself.
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