A splendid brass tazza stand with a fitted crystal bowl. The stand is relief decorated in the Art Nouveau manner with acanthus shields and studs, the bowl is engraved with stylised flower heads and stripes, the base of the bowl is embellished with an eight point star. Condition: a few minor buckles to the stand rim edge; light surface wear and minor dimpling to the stand; very minor wear to the bowl; nothing further found. Circa 1910-20, under-base of the stand stamped "CK & Co Tiel Holland" plus production stamp "1349". Article measured in centimetres and rounded to the nearest quarter inch. Total height 25.5cm/10.25in, bowl diameter 20cm/8in.