Silver centerpiece from the Art Deco period, designed by Raymond Ruys and made by Raymond Delheid, Brussels. Designed for the 1930 Universal Exhibition in Antwerp (International Colonial, Maritime and Flemish Art Exhibition).
There are 48 pieces of africanist style designed by Raymond Ruys for the world exhibition - 1930.
The outside is stamped and signed by R.Ruys. The interior is also in 950 sterling silver and stamped by R.Ruys. The dimensions are 37.3x 27.5cm; 8.3cmh; 2,308kg.