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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 356

    A SILVER-GILT GOBLET

    UNMARKED, PROBABLY GERMAN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER-GILT GOBLET
    UNMARKED, PROBABLY GERMAN, 17TH CENTURY
    The bowl chased with stylised foliage and masks, the stem formed as a three-handled vase with rings dependent, the domed spreading circular foot with stylised foliate and tongue border, inscribed around the rim and engraved with a small escutcheon engraved with a wood plane
    6 1/8 in. (15.3 cm.) high
    5.75 oz. (178 gr.)


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    The inscription reads, 'Franz Barth Tischler, Georg Lew Khener, 1686'

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage