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    Sale 12038

    Interiors

    20 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 37

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT CUP AND COVER

    MARK OF WOLF LINDEN, NUREMBERG, CIRCA 1660

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    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT CUP AND COVER
    MARK OF WOLF LINDEN, NUREMBERG, CIRCA 1660
    On domed circular foot chased with lobes, the tapering baluster stem between foliate calyxes, with waisted body and detachable domed cover chased with lobes, the cover with vase of flower finial, marked on rim and cover
    13 ¼ in. (33. 5 cm.)
    8 oz. 18 dwt. (276 gr.)


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    The maker’s mark is that illustrated K.Tebbe et al, Nürnberger Goldschmiedekunst, Nuremberg, 2007, vol. I, p. 258, no. MZ0529. The marks was previously ascribed by Marc Rosenberg to Wolff Löscher.