25 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A SWEDISH PARCEL-GILT SILVER CUP AND COVER
MARK OF JOHAN STAHLE, STOCKHOLM, LATE 17TH CENTURY
The silver-gilt tapering cylindrical cup applied with a silver filigree cage and on three filigree ball feet, the detachable cover similarly applied and with filigree ball finial, marked underneath with maker's mark only, the rim marked with two later French import marks
6 in. (15.2 cm.) high
15 oz. (473 gr.)
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A tankard with very similar filigree decorated by Johan Stahle, is illustrated in G. Munthe, Falk Simons Silversamling, Stockholm, 1938, no. 170.
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PROPERTY FROM THE OAKWOOD COLLECTION