Shiebler sterling silver multi-motif "Flora" pattern, available in at least 17 motifs, plus variations. This is one of the earliest art nouveau patterns, patented in 1889. (SMP Silver Salon Forums . . #flatware . . #cutlery
This sculpture serves both a functional and artistic purpose. It is a lamp, but it is also an art piece. The 'shade' of the lamp appears to be made up of several sculpted silverware items, and the resulting design is extremely interesting and eye-catching. It's intriguing because the artist sculpted spoons and forks, and the lamp itself rather than using real, ready-made materials.