12 June 2006
THE PROPERTY OF A SPANISH COLLECTOR
A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER PINEAPPLE CUP AND COVER
MARK OF HANS BEUTMULLER, NUREMBERG, CIRCA 1620
The lobed bowl supported on a pedestal foot, the stem modelled as a woodsman climbing a tree, on a lobed base, the cover with vase of flowers finial, later engraved with a crest, marked near rim, on cover and on edge of foot
12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high
gross weight 13 oz. (388 gr.)
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J.M.C. Valdovinos, Platería Europea en España (1300-1700), 1997, p. 304, fig. 99.
Madrid, Fundación Central Hispano, Platería Europea en España (1300-1700), 15 October-14 December 1997, no. 99.
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