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A Baltic silver cream-jug
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A Baltic silver cream-jug

MARK OF MICHAEL KRESSNER III, RIGA, CIRCA 1760

Details
A Baltic silver cream-jug
Mark of Michael Kressner III, Riga, circa 1760
Pear shaped and on three shell and scroll feet and with leaf-capped double scroll handle and shaped rim, flat chased overall with scrolls, flowers and foliage, the base inset with an Austrian thaler, marked on rim
13 cm. high
198 gr.
Provenance
Anonymous sale; Auktionshaus Hampel, Munich, 17 May 1993.
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