• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 749

    A GERMAN ENGRAVED PEWTER CAKE PLATTER "KUCHENPLATTE"

    NUREMBERG, DATED 1615

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN ENGRAVED PEWTER CAKE PLATTER "KUCHENPLATTE"
    NUREMBERG, DATED 1615
    THE EIGHT POINTED PLATTER MARKED FOR NUREMBERG UNDERNEATH THE FIGURE OF SPRING, THE FRONT ENGRAVED WITH MALE AND FEMALE FIGURES EMBLEMATIC OF THE FOUR SEASONS, THE REVERSE ENGRAVED WITH TWO COATS-OF-ARMS AND WITH INITIALS H.V.G. AND DATE 1615
    36.3 DIAM.


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    Provenance

    ACQUIRED FROM PREMSELA EN HAMBURGER, AMSTERDAM.