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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    A NUREMBURG BRASS ALMS DISH

    SECOND HALF 15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NUREMBURG BRASS ALMS DISH
    SECOND HALF 15TH CENTURY
    Repoussé with thistles and serrated leaves issuing from masks around a central rosette and with a raised lip
    16½ in. (42 cm.) diameter


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    Similar alms dishes from the collection of The Rijksmusem, Amsterdam, are illustrated in Onno der Kuile, Koper & Brons, Amsterdam, 1986, p. 172, figs. 234 - 235.

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