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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 309

    A GERMAN SILVER SCHRAUBTALER WITH TWO MAPS AND SIXTEEN HAND-COLOURED PRINTS

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, ONE MAP AND ONE PRINT SIGNED BY ABRAHAM REMSHARD, AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1732

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    A GERMAN SILVER SCHRAUBTALER WITH TWO MAPS AND SIXTEEN HAND-COLOURED PRINTS
    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, ONE MAP AND ONE PRINT SIGNED BY ABRAHAM REMSHARD, AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1732
    Plain circular, the reverse and obverse with cast and chased scene commemorating the expulsion of the Salzburg Protestants and their emigration to Prussian Lithuania, each scene with an inscription above, unscrewing to reveal two maps, one of the Bishopric of Salzburg, the other of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, further containing various handcoloured prints depicting a scene from Protestant history, each numbered and captioned
    1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) diam.


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