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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 182

    BASSIN EN VERMEIL

    PAR DAVID I SCHWESTERMULLER, AUGSBOURG, VERS 1650

    Price Realised  

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    BASSIN EN VERMEIL
    PAR DAVID I SCHWESTERMULLER, AUGSBOURG, VERS 1650
    Ovale à contours, le bord repoussé de motifs auriculaires marins et de grotesques, au centre de tritons, sirènes et hippocampes encadrant l'ombilic, poinçons sur le bord et striche
    Longueur: 55 cm. (21¾ in.)
    1574 gr. (55.55 oz.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A GERMAN SILVER-GILT BASIN
    MAKER'S MARK OF DAVID I SCHWESTERMULLER, AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1650
    Shaped oval repoussé and chased with maritime auricular motifs and grotesque masks, the centre chased with winged tritons, mermaids and hippocamp framing the raised central boss, marked on border and with assay scrape