• A Cabinet of Curiosities Selec auction at Christies

    Sale 2393

    A Cabinet of Curiosities Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections

    28 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 193

    A SILESIAN WINE GLASS AND ARMORIAL BEAKER

    MID 18TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A SILESIAN WINE GLASS AND ARMORIAL BEAKER
    Mid 18th century
    The wine glass with duodecagonal bowl engraved with men working the fields and with castles within strapwork, on faceted baluster stem and spreading circular foot engraved and reserved with printies and 'rooftops', gilt rim; the beaker engraved with a crowned monogram abovce strapwork, illegible monogram and flower branches, elabortae mantleing above oval printies, gilt rim, frosted reserved star to the inderside
    5 7/8 (14.8 cm.) high and 3 15/16 in. (10 cm.) high respectively (2)


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